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Police spreading the word on sexting dangers

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police are reviving their public education effort about potential dangers of sharing private images after a recent case of sexting between two young teens. An image or…

Experts outline dangers of sexting

NAUGATUCK — An 18-year-old girl sends an electronic nude photo of herself to her boyfriend thinking it will be their little secret. When they break up, the boy circulates the picture throughout school.

Unable to shake the embarrassment and endless harassment from classmates, the girl slips into a depression and hangs herself in her bedroom closet.

More than 150 students and parents gasped as they watched a video about Jessica Logan of Ohio last Wednesday at Naugatuck High School during a forum about “sexting”—sending sexually explicit photos or messages by cell phones or the Internet.