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We are writing to alert you of a situation that occurred in Franklin yesterday. The Franklin Police Department has issued a press release related to suspicious activity involving an encounter between a juvenile and a stranger on Oak Street. We want to be sure that you see it: https://www.franklinma.gov/police-department/news/media-release-stranger-encounter-oak-street
We encourage you to hold a family discussion regarding personal safety and we ask that you have a heightened awareness of safety precautions for your children at this time.
The BFCCPS has kindly shared these resources with us, which may be helpful to you:
An article regarding child abduction prevention tips ranging from young children to teens from Parents Magazine.
Parent tips on this site provided by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children https://www.kidsmartz.org/ParentTips
We have taken measures to inform our crossing guards and our transportation company so that our crossing guards and bus drivers are aware and can be on heightened alert. If you would like to use an alternative form of dismissal for your child on Monday, please contact your child’s school.
Franklin Public Schools
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