Shea-Porter Announces More Than $480,000 in Funding to Fight Internet Crimes Against Children

WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter today announced that the University of New Hampshire will receive $487,350 to research internet safety materials used by Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Forces.  Research includes: rating and comparing four prominent youth Internet safety curricula; conducting a process evaluation of Internet safety education by ICAC Task Forces; and providing recommendations to ICAC Task Forces to enhance prevention efforts.  This grant is provided by the United States Department of Justice and is made possible by the passage of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.