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Child-abduction study finds capable kids are their own best defense

5 September 2010
Washington Post
Donna St. George

The children most at risk of attempted abduction by strangers are girls ages 10 to 14, many on their way to or from school, and they escape harm mostly through their own fast thinking or fierce resistance, according to a new national analysis.

Probing a crime that is 
infrequent but strikes fear in the hearts of parents as little else does, analysts from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children found thatchildren who encountered would-be abductors were usually alone, often in the late afternoon or early evening. 

It's a chilling thought for working parents and all those who have asked children to hold hands tightly in crowds or to phone as soon as they get home from school. It calls to mind .........." 


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