Bringing Home Runaway Teenagers
In This Chapter
• Dealing with the police department
• Registering the runaway in the National Crime Information Center database
• Tracking down the teen
• Making other kids’ parents your ally
• Using credit cards and cell phones to track the teen’s moves
The wall clock reads 2 A.M., and your 15-year-old daughter, Lauren, isn’t home. Acid churns in your stomach. One moment you’re mad as hell at her for not being there; the next instant, you’re close to tears worrying about your baby girl.
You’re afraid to call the parents of any of her friends because you don’t want to wake them up at such an awful time in the morning, plus you’re feeling a little ashamed. As a parent, you should have better control ...