#DatingScams | New UN report reveals impact of COVID on human trafficking | #tinder | #pof | #match | #sextrafficking

The study further assesses how frontline organizations responded to the challenges posed and continued to deliver essential services, despite restrictions across and within national borders. Online prey Meanwhile, traffickers took advantage of the global crisis, capitalizing on peoples’ loss of income and the increased amount of time both adults and…

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#DatingScams | Sex trafficking isn’t what you think: 4 myths debunked, and 1 way to prevent exploitation | #tinder | #pof | #match | #sextrafficking

The idea that sex trafficking is an urgent social problem is woven into American media stories, from reports of Republican U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz’s alleged trafficking of teenage girls to debunked QAnon conspiracy theories about a sexual slavery ring run through online retailer Wayfair. The common perception of sex trafficking…

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#DatingScams | Romance fraud victim facing bankruptcy as Santander and HSBC want to reclaim £113,000 in loans | #romancescams

A woman who was conned out of £113,000 by a Facebook fraudster says she’s facing bankruptcy after claiming her banks would not reimburse her lost money. Rachel Elwell, 50, from Brownhills, West Midlands, was the victim of an elaborate romance scam after being contacted by an ‘attractive’ and ‘intelligent’ man on…

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