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GCSO warns of 15 apps all parents should know about

Posted at 12:22 PM, Sep 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-23 12:24:01-04

GADSDEN COUNTY, Fla.(WTXL) — The Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office is warning parents to be aware of 15 apps that may be on their children's phones.

Authorities say it is now more important than ever to monitor internet usage since the pandemic allows kids to use various types of apps for digital learning.

To help keep kids safe, the picture below shows some apps all parents should know about and monitor.

Authorities are also encouraging parents to review all games, apps and social media sites before allowing your kids to download them.

Also, be sure all social media sites are set to private to help keep predators away.