There was the jail inmate she said somehow messaged her, asking her for some commissary cash.And there's the time she was catfished by a 60-year-old man, passing himself off as his 25-year-old son."He says he uses his son. Says he prefers women that are younger than him," Sue said.
"I'm like, ' This is not happening.'"May 10, 2017, Aubrey, Texas.
Four men using the dating app Grindr are indicted on hate crime charges for luring gay men via the dating app, and then robbing and beating them. Jarrod Roberts is charged with stalking two different women he met through the dating app Tinder."With online dating sites, you are available to everyone," said Joe Penora, CEO and founder of Gatsby.
Los Angeles (CNN) -- says it will begin cross-referencing members against the National Sex Offender Registry after a lawsuit filed last week in California, in which a woman claims she was raped by a convicted offender she met on the dating website. S., said in a statement Sunday night that "improved technology and an improved database now enables a sufficient degree of accuracy to move forward" with an initiative it had previously discounted because of the background checks' "historical unreliability." In a class action lawsuit filed April 13 in Los Angeles County Superior Court, the woman, identified as Jane Doe, claims she met a man named Alan Wurtzel, who according to the lawsuit has a record of "six separate convictions for sexual battery" in Los Angeles County alone.
Because it has failed "to undertake a basic screening process [emphasis provided] that disqualifies from membership anyone who has a documented history of sexual assault," the lawsuit says, "Match and sexual predators benefit, while female members ...
Of note as well, her attorney, Mark Webb took on her case pro bono.
In addition to Match.com, the online dating sites who agreed to the above terms include e and Spark Networks (which operates online dating sites including JDate and Christian Mingle).
Although they might not be a crazed lunatic, a quick analysis of their writing can reveal a lot about who you're chatting with.
The dating site you’re using reveals a lot about your partner.
With an estimated 38 million American singles currently involved in online dating, there's a brand new online dating app.
An app that promises to protect you from registered sex offenders and criminals.
HOUSTON - Criminals and catfishing are two things every single woman and man wants to avoid in the world of online and smartphone dating.