In today’s world, it is vital to your organization and the safety of the children in your care that every precaution is taken to prevent cases of abuse and neglect. Youth sports organizations strive to be a place of acceptance and tolerance but far too often that makes it easy for predators to get in […]
Child molesters have specific ways of targeting children and using technology as a tool is one of the preferred methods. It’s ironic that a child predator, who is devious and cunning, would utilize text messaging and social networking to make friends with children when most of this is traceable and can be shown to a parent at any time.
Coach & Volunteer Background Checks through Protect Youth Sports are designed to help league officials implement and maintain a thorough background screening program for employees, staff and volunteers, while using simple paperless technology to streamline the process.
If you think a person should be able to submit their own background check to your organization, you might want to think again.
Protect Youth Sports launched the Coach Pay System as part of Verity Paperless Solution. This solution is allowing organizations and leagues that do not have a budget for screening coaches to charge their coaches online through a secure payment gateway. To date there has been overwhelming interest in the online Coach Pay System. There have […]
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Recently in New Bedford, a 14 year old girl was sexually assaulted by a little league coach. Near Galveston, Texas, a soccer coach accused of an inappropriate relationship with a 15 year old killed himself after being arrested when his relationship with the girl was revealed. In northern Virginia, a popular physical education teacher, and soccer coach reportedly sexually assaulted a 12 year old girl in the school gym. This is shocking and ridiculous. How is it child predators have access to our children while playing sports?
Preventing Sexual Abuse of Kids on Our Watch
Fifteen men allegedly looking to have sex with underage girls were arrested last weekend in an undercover sting in Florida, law enforcement authorities said.
The suspects were arrested between Thursday and Sunday and charged with traveling to meet a minor for sex or related crimes, during an extensive undercover operation conducted by the Polk County Sheriff’s […]