A computer monitoring program would alert you to the meeting before it happened, possibly saving your child from an Internet Predator.
It is your responsibility to protect your children online, even if they do not want to be protected.
The statistics of this study shows that teenagers are knowingly chatting to adults. A world where our children still need to be protected from their curiosity.
Of course, the children do not tell their parents whom they are chatting with so how are parents supposed know who their kids are chatting with on the Internet.
They found that the majority of Internet predators do not pose as children as the prior conception of the Internet predator stereotype was perceived.