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Utah mother shares experience of son who died by suicide after ‘sextortion’ scam

SALT LAKE CITY – A Utah mother is speaking out about the disturbing trend called Sextortion, where people online use personal pictures to blackmail victims.

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Utah mother shares experience of son who died by suicide after 'sextortion' scam

SALT LAKE CITY – A Utah mother is speaking out about the disturbing trend called Sextortion, where people online use personal pictures to blackmail victims. 458 more words

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Logan police warn of 'sextortion' scam

LOGAN, Utah — Logan City Police are warning people about an extortion scam involving sex and the Internet. They are calling it “sextortion.”

“Computers are scary, it’s a responsibility you have to look into and pay attention to because there is enough people out there who are taking advantage of us,” said Captain Tyson Budge. 298 more words

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Police Scotland are warning men not to become the victims of online 'sextortion'

“People need to understand they should only share pictures online that they are happy with their friends, family and others seeing. They also need to know how to keep their personal information private and to contact an adult if they feel threatened.

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Sextortion victim's testimony helps put predator away for 38 years

Sextortion victim’s testimony helps put predator away for 38 years
Caught in a massive sexploitation scheme when he was 15,
a former Eau Claire man closed the doors on a 4½-year ordeal by testifying against the perpetrator at a sentencing hearing…

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Ανησυχία μετά από την αυτοκτονία 4 ανδρών που έπεσαν θύμα σεξουαλικού εκβιασμού online

ΡΑΓΔΑΙΑ ΑΥΞΗΣΗ ΤΩΝ ΚΡΟΥΣΜΑΤΩΝ SEXTORTION

Σε ανησυχητικά επίπεδα έχει φτάσει στη Βρετανία μια νέα και συνεχώς αυξανόμενη διαδικτυακή απάτη η οποία οδήγησε στην αυτοκτονία τέσσερις άνδρες μετά τον σεξουαλικό εκβιασμό που υπέστησαν από πανέμορφες γυναίκες που τους προσέγγισαν στα social media.   12 more words

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Sextortion advice

“Sextortion” is a form of blackmail where victims are persuaded to take part in sexual acts in front of a webcam.

The criminals then threaten to share video with the victims’ friends and family, unless a sum of money is paid. 393 more words

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