Saturday, January 1, 2022


Freedom13, a nonprofit 501C3, functions to keep children safe online and out of minor sex trafficking through education and awareness. Directors Gene and Sandy Hill provide free presentations to adults and youth to arm them with the information needed for safety and protection. Check these out on our EVENTS page.

Click on our BLOG page for recent news and current issues.

We published an award-winning book on Internet Safety in 2020. Time for an update. SIGN UP for our NEWSLETTER (see right) and tell us what questions parents want answered in our new book.

Internet Safety Statistics from about online crimes against children:

  • Only 265,000 of the 747,408 registered sex offenders in the United States are supervised. 
  • The majority of victims of Internet-initiated sex crimes were between 13 to 15 years old; 75% were girls, and 25% were boys. (Changing, see below.)
  • Of online sex offenders, 82% used social media to gain information about their victims. 
Snapchat released a survey on sextortion:
  • Two-thirds of teens have been approached by criminals seeking to extort money or they will publish sexual photos of them.
  • Boys as well as girls are victims. More boys than girls commit suicide as a result.




Friday, October 2, 2020

New Book Coming in October


Gene and Sandy authored a book about domestic minor sex trafficking and how parents can keep their children safe on the Internet including a section on virtual schools. It also recommends changes to smartphones and websites to make children safe. Lastly, it reviews proposed laws.

Parents, Technology, Lawmakers, Let's Keep Children Safe on the Internet! Best Practices to Fight Sex Trafficking will be available at this month, October 2020.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

27 Reasons to Monitor Your Kids Online


Ohio just caught 27 men who thought they were coming to a house to have sex with a child. Statistics were men in their twenties - 26%, thirties - 41%, and forties - 30%.