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I know many of you have been on Facebook for over 10 years and therefore know it all .. right?! Maybe.. but I still see people that misuse or don’t understand how to manage their Facebook profiles and utilising new Facebook features is one of those...

Recently the Australian Victoria Police issued a warning regarding USB flash drives being dropped into people’s letterboxes. This tactic by scammers is one where they hope you will insert the USB into a computer, thus enabling malware to be downloaded. The police alert is a very timely...

This note is written with nothing more than pure emotion, and a bit of frustration as once more I ask for police to simply ‘check themselves’ with regards to their Facebook settings and what is seen of them online. Many members believe what they post online...

Facebook Live - is live video for users to share with their Facebook friends.  This live streaming capability is available for all Facebook Pages, iOS and Android mobile devices. The Facebook feature is similar to other live streaming apps like Periscope,YouTube Live and Blab, that stream live on a mobile device...

Over the last couple of days news reports are highlighting the instance of under age children using apps such as Tinder, where they are likely to come into contact with predators. This information should be nothing new to a parent if they monitor their child’s social...

The following three basic tools for online investigations are still missed by some police members due to lack of training. As a former police officer I know the work behind the scenes of investigations and the varied ways criminals choose their victims.  Some are premeditated, some are completely...

As you can see from my blog archives I am not an avid Blogger type.  Some of this attributes to no time, its been a juggling act with managing both this business and working as a police officer, but with my recent retirement from the Department, I...

Thank you to the parents and carers who have taken the time to read this information. This is a step forward in gaining cyber safety tips and information, to assist you and your family to be safer online. In this piece I wanted to highlight what...

It is always wonderful to see organisations who have strengths in certain areas, collaborate with other Organisations in order to help the world be a safer and more peaceful place. Recently the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNDEV) and Facebook teamed up to promote a...

Friends connecting on Facebook is more than ever something that needs to be respected and trusted. Recently a number of people including myself have received friend requests on Facebook from people they know. Why is this unusual? Because these requests are from people who are 'already'...