Cops 'Interrogate' Parents, Write Up Report, For Letting Kids Play OutsideSubmitted by emalvini on Tue, 08/21/2012 - 11:53
Cops 'Interrogate' Parents, Write Up Report, For Letting Kids Play Outside
Sunday, August 19th, 2012
Hi Folks! Lenore Skenazy from Free-Range Kids again. Tell me when you start getting sick of these stories: The ones where parents let their kids actually PLAY OUTSIDE and the cops come a-calling. I get these letters ALL THE TIME and am at my wit’s end, as I don’t know what to tell these traumatized parents. In fact, I just asked a cop on a post below this one (aptly titled, “Ask a Cop”). So here’s the latest letter. Since when does the government get to decide whether or not our kids are allowed to FROLIC?