Shelton police, school sponsoring virtual social media safety event

State Trooper Kate Cummings will be featured speaker at a Zoom event on social media safety on May 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The program is open to all parents, guardians and caregivers.

State Trooper Kate Cummings will be featured speaker at a Zoom event on social media safety on May 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The program is open to all parents, guardians and caregivers.

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SHELTON — Social media safety will be the focus of a virtual parent night sponsored by the intermediate school and the city’s police department.

This will be a Zoom event from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 19. State Trooper Kate Cummings will be hosting the program which is open to parents, guardians and caregivers, and will focus on tips and strategies for keeping children safe online.

Cummings is assigned to the Connecticut State Police Training Academy as the statewide DARE coordinator and school resource officer. Her presentation will focus on current social media trends, adolescent behaviors and free safe social media practice resources.

To register, visit https://docs.google.com/forms/d/12IIdcuHN-0YHaydKACtZuIz6L9RsLVaQnlobzIb9RmQ/viewform?edit_requested=true