Reported incidents of child enticement on a popular phone and tablet messaging app have caught the attention of a local police department.
According to police, a 14-year-old girl was walking to school when two men driving a white box van pulled over and demanded she get in.
Plymouth police are looking for two men who allegedly tried to lure some small children into their car last weekend.
A Massachusetts woman accused of posing as a teenage boy to prey on a West Virginia girl pleaded guilty to one federal charge Wednesday and could face up to 30 years in prison when sentenced.
Police have arrested a 30-year-old Somerville man after they say he tried to meet a Reading 15-year-old for sex.
A youth baseball coach has been accused of improperly communicating with his players.
A Little League coach in Woburn was ordered held on $10,000 bail Wednesday, charged with enticing a child.