To Schedule a presentation, please call (858) 453-5066.

  • New events are in development, check back soon!


June 2014

Friends of the Badge Luncheon features To Catch a Predator officers

The San Diego Police Foundation (SDPF) hosted the annual Friends of the Badge Luncheon on June 11th at the Valley View Casino Center. SafetyNet was represented with the real life to catch a predator detectives of the San Diego Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. These are our very own officers and detectives who perform the lifesaving work of discovering, locating, and arresting the online predators that are a real and constant threat to children. We are so proud to support their efforts and partner with them in the critical work of keeping kids safe online.

Please join SDPF on October 4th for the Gold Shield Gala where we will put our police canines and their handlers in the spotlight!

May 2014

SafetyNet's Cyberbullying Awareness public service announcement was nominated for an Emmy! Watch the PSA below:

April 2014

SafetyNet® receives funding from ESET, Cox Communications and St. Germaine Children’s Charity

SafetyNet® is proud to announce that ESET and Cox Communications have both chosen to fund SafetyNet® for the 2014-2015 school year as well as underwrite the Calling All Parents media campaign which will air on NBC San Diego this fall.

In addition, the St. Germaine Children’s Charity has also chosen to fund the SafetyNet® program.

We are filled with appreciation for all of the support we receive from our business, community and individual partners.

Thank you for helping us to protect our kids! :)

August 2013

SafetyNet™ featured on NBC News.

105,000 Children Safer Online Thanks to SafetyNet

San Diego Police Foundation, Every Dime Fights Crime

Tweens and teens are are living in two worlds, the physical and the virtual; many of the things they encounter are unfamilar to parents and teachers who did not grow up with today's technologies:

  • cyberbullying
  • computer/Internet safety
  • online predators

We teach chlldren how to recognize and avoid potential online risks.

We teach parents about the latest trends impacting kids in online environments and the tools to keep kids safe.

Through assemblies and workshops, we have brought Internet safety awareness to more than:

  • 105,000 students
  • 10,000 teachers and parents
  • 200 schools

SafetyNet: Smart Cyber Choices® is an Internet safety program of the San Diego Police Foundation and the San Diego Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. We are committed to making San Diego the #1 cyber safe city for kids through our educational programs, media outreach, and partnerships with the business community, law enforcement, and school districts.

Let us help you keep your kids safe online. Call Darlene Kanzler to set up a presentation at your child's school: (858) 453-5066.



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June Is Internet Safety Month!

Thursday, June 19, 2014

For many children of working parents, summer means spending a lot of time on the Internet unsupervised. Now is a great time to review the apps and websites your kids are frequenting and remind them how to stay safe when using smartphones and computers. (Continued)

Internet is Focus for 2014 San Diego Fire Emergency Information

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

SafetyNet wants to thank the FIRST RESPONDERS – both fire and law enforcement – for the fantastic job they did saving homes and lives in this fire emergency. (Continued)


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Educate yourself by becoming
(and staying) familiar with technology and the risks associated with its use.

How to Solutions

Most of today’s parents were not raised with the technology that is available to our kids. SafetyNet is empowering parents to take control of the technology in their kid’s lives.


Millions of friends anywhere anytime. What more could a kid want? Do you know who your kids are chatting with? What are they chatting about?

A Parents Guide to Facebook (PDF) By Anne Collier and Larry Magid, Co-Directors of



San Diego Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Verizon helps keep our children safe on the Internet ESET sponsors Internet SafetyNBC 7 San DiegoSan Diego Padres
GovXMission Federal Credit UnionCox Cable
Securing Our eCity FoundationThe Irving Group

SafetyNet is a partnership of San Diego Police Foundation and
San Diego Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.