Saturday, May 16, 2009

White Vans

ABC News [Australia]
16 May 2009

Man in white van 'an urban myth'

By John Stewart for Lateline

In recent years, many media reports about men in vans attempting to snatch children off the streets has played on a parent's greatest fear.

But criminologists say most of the reports are false, and the story about the man in the white van has become an urban myth. [...]