Unmonitored video chats
not giving out personal information or doing/posting anything which they would not like a parent/carer to see).
They also state that “By using the Omegle Web site, and/or related products and/or services ("Omegle", provided by LLC), you agree to the following terms: Do not use Omegle if you are under 13.
If you are under 18, use it only with a parent/guardian's permission.
There would also be an issue about the resources required to achieve this as if the Police were to monitor Omegle then there would be an argument that they would need to monitor all other chat and social networking sites such as Facebook, email, text or instant messenger.
I’m also sure concerns might be raised about the right to freedom of speech and the invasion of privacy the police are monitoring everything we say online!
Education about safe use of any online cam or chat site is essential as realistically as soon as we deem one site to be “safe” and monitored, then young people will move on and find another site which is not!
I believe that no matter what site young people are using they should be aware of how to protect themselves online (e.g.