For Texas dad John Clark, this scary scenario is all too real. After nearly losing his daughter, Heather, to cancer when she was young, John and his wife decided to take zero chances to protect their daughter in the digital age. The Clarks would go through their teen’s phone several times a week and at home, she wasn’t allowed to take her cellphone upstairs to her bedroom.
The Clarks required Heather to provide them with “all her passwords,” and would sometimes grab Heather’s phone from her hands “unexpectedly (before she could log out of the app)” to check what she was up to and who she was talking to on apps like Snapchat. John also installed a GPS tracker on her car and checked it every time she left the house…