#romancescams | Investigation: Online romance fraudsters prey on victims looking for love online with doctored photo of US soldier

A US soldier is the unwitting frontman for one of the world’s biggest dating site frauds preying on women looking for love online, we can reveal. The photograph of the handsome soldier, in full dress uniform, has been doctored and...
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#sextrafficking | Safe house aims to help teen victims of sex trafficking – News – Akron Beacon Journal | #tinder | #pof | #match

When a teenage girl staying in a safe house for sex-trafficking victims recently ran from a yoga studio, another girl went after her. Both girls returned to the studio and to the safe house that is intended as a refuge...
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#cybersecurity | hacker | Skimming scammers create fake 3rd-party payment page to phish victims

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Cybercriminals have devised a card-skimming scheme that involves creating a phishing page that impersonates a retailer’s third-party payment service platform (PSP). Certain e-commerce websites outsource their financial transactions by redirecting customers...
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#sextrafficking | Sex trafficking survivors help police, prosecutors better understand child victims – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather | #tinder | #pof | #match

“If you don’t say the right words, it’s very difficult to talk to police because you were told bad things about them. So that’s one, and then understanding trafficking like on the ground, and understanding the youth in the sites...
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#relationshipscams | #dating | Ghanaian National Suleman Alhassan Pleads Guilty For His Role In Romance And Precious Metal Scams Against Older Victims • STL.News

(STL.News) – Suleman Alhassan, 37, a Ghanaian national residing in Charlotte, appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge David C. Keesler today and pleaded guilty to wire and mail fraud conspiracy, for perpetrating romance and precious metal scams against older victims, announced...
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#sextrafficking | Victims of Sex Trafficking Often Punished While Pimps, ‘Johns’ Walk Free | #tinder | #pof | #match

Freedom should belong to the victim, not the abuser. But, unfortunately across the globe — and right here in America — that fact isn’t always the reality. Prostitution is jokingly labeled the oldest profession. But, working in the sex industry...
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