Social media platforms are a resource for information, a way to communicate digitally with family and friends and a place to share with others what's going on in your life. It becomes a place of annoyance or fear when people misuse it to harm others.
A Red Bank Regional High School student has been charged with creating a false public alarm for allegedly posting a picture on Sunday of what turned out to be an air-soft gun with the caption "Stay Tuned".
The author of the social media post that spread all over Toms River Monday that the parking lot on Route 37 for the Shop Rite, Staples and Panera is "apparently becoming a spot for human traffickers to kidnap victims!!!!!" has apologized and clarified the intentions of her tweet.