According to the US National Centre for Missing and Exploited Children, 115 children are abducted each year by strangers. Thats over 3 classrooms full of kids. 80% of abductions are shown to occur within a quarter of a mile of the child home. This rings true about a primary school child being stopped at Gilnahirk by a man in a car offering to give her a lift home because she was on her own. And, This only happened a few months ago.
To bring awareness watch this video to show how easy it would be for someone to trick a child into a car inducing the importance of educating your child on their safety