Dating site private photos posted
In discussing the case of a perpetrator of multiple robberies in that region, a Washington, D. police officer from that police force's Gay & Lesbian Liaison Unit said "We've definitely seen an increase in online dating crimes in the past five years" and added that victims of internet dating crimes are "overwhelmingly men cruising for sex." The same police officer also noted that these criminals are often technologically savvy and create profiles using fake information and other people's photos from cyber cafés or public libraries, making them difficult to trace.
was an avid user of adam4adam.com, a popular gay chat and hook-up Web site.
Wise, now of Hartland Grove, Hartlepool, was also handed a six-month community order and made to pay £85 costs.
As of September 2005, San Jose Mercury News ranked Adam4Adam as the second most popular online gay personals site in the United States (being ranked behind Gay.com).
The men were found when one user was identified via his screenname.
Many news sources reported similar occurrences in the Washington Metropolitan Area.
The court heard she's currently sanctioned after failing to attend appointments.Unlike Manhunt and some other sites, Adam4Adam does not prohibit escort ads, however such ads are placed in a category separated from the mainstream personal ads.As with most sites of this type, members are allowed to post nude photos and many choose to do so.In October 2006, New York City-area media including the New York Times and WCBS-TV reported that Adam4Adam was the focus of a conspiracy to find gay men online to rob.A number of men in New York City used the site to lure a Brooklyn man to a remote area where he was robbed and murdered.
Teesside Magistrates' Court heard the illegal act had made the victim's life a 'misery'.'I don't want anything else to do with her and would be quite happy if I never saw her again,' he said a statement.