Bullying and violence

Reasons why TV series anti-bullying failed in its intent

2017.08.03

13 Reasons Why, the American TV series that had been enormously successful last winter, might have failed in its intent. Instead of discouraging suicide among teenagers, it might well have encouraged it. At least, ...

Summer jobs keep kids far from crime on the streets

2017.07.04

Summer jobs for young people can serve as an incredible deterrent to juvenile crime. At least this is what data released by the University of Chicago has demonstrated, after the success with the school’s ...

The truth about the Blue Whale phenomenon in Italy

2017.06.22

Only 5% of the 170 reports received by the Italian Police in relation to the “Blue Whale Challenge”, concern alleged crimes. Such as instigation of suicide or procured alarm. This is what the Italian ...

The anti-Blue Whale button is now available

2017.06.02

The Italian Police's fight against the "Blue Whale" never stops. After having offered some useful advices to parents and teenagers some days ago and in order to stem this horrible phenomenon, now it also ...