Published at 6:59 PM EDT on Jul 17, 2018 | Updated at 7:00 PM EDT on Jul 17, 2018
Summertime is often a prime season for online predators since kids are left home unsupervised. Video games, many of which now act as social networks for players, have become portals for would-be predators. NBC10 Investigators have embarked on a series that looks at the dangers to gamers in the era of online gaming. Here are some tips to help parents and children stay safe.