At least one blogger is not impressed. Dr. Marty Klein says the NCMEC is largely to blame for perpetuating the discredited “stranger danger” myth, despite knowing for years that it has no basis in fact.
NCMEC has been one of the single biggest drivers of parents’ fear in our lifetime. By conflating “missing” and “exploited,” they have panicked Americans into thinking the average child is “at risk” of being kidnapped.
Self-styled “experts” — like the NCMEC — should not get credit for merely telling the truth.
Read more of Dr. Klein’s post here.