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Online Dating Fraudsters Using Letter Templates

People looking for love online are being urged to do a search of phrases in the messages they receive to help them spot sweet-talking conmen. 635 more words

Community Safety

BBB issues reminder about online romance scams ahead of Valentine's Day

With Valentine’s Day just over the horizon, the Better Business Bureau is reminding those looking to make a romantic connection online to be vigilant for romance scams. 374 more words

Crime

Be Aware of Potential Romance Scams this Valentine's Day

As Valentine’s day approaches Safe In Warwickshire is giving advice about how to avoid Romance Scams. Dating and Romance Fraud occur through a variety methods including online dating websites or apps.  481 more words

Community Safety

Nigerian man arrested for exporting $40million scam to the US

Lagos – Six U.S. citizens and a Nigerian national were sentenced Tuesday to federal prison for their roles in online fraud schemes that distributed more than $40 million in counterfeit checks using “mystery shopper” websites and work-from-home scams. 250 more words

How to spot a fake dating profile

I often hear stories of women who lost a lot money on romance scams.  It is hard to understand how can someone start sending money to a person they never met.   1,160 more words

Daily Life

Man Accused Of Using Phone Dating Services To Scam Women… Again

A New Jersey man who was previously convicted of using telephone dating services to scam women out of hundreds of thousands of dollars has been accused of doing pretty much the same thing while he was on probation for the first scheme. 186 more words