PORTLAND, Or. (KXAN) — Many parents in need of a night out use the babysitter finder website Care.com.
The site guarantees that each babysitter is background checked to ensure your kids are in safe hands.
A Portland babysitter, Benjamin Nelson, who was hired from the site is now accused of sex crimes with children.
According to the court records, Care.com identified Nelson as a safe hire the parents could trust.
Care.com has said it is the parents who are ultimately responsible for who they hire.
Police are investigating.