Sex offenders on online dating sites
The statement from Match.com's president cautioned that despite the background checks, the website could not guarantee "the actions of all its members." "We want to stress that while these checks may help in certain instances, they remain highly flawed, and it is critical that this effort does not provide a false sense of security to our members," Ginsberg's statement said.
HOUSTON - Criminals and catfishing are two things every single woman and man wants to avoid in the world of online and smartphone dating.
Finding a mate in the digital age can be an exhausting endeavor with plenty of phony and misleading profiles to sort through, but a new app promises to do the vetting for you.
Considering these stats, the grim reality is that if you date online, you’re likely to run into a few freaky fish before you find a good catch. The list of women who have been raped or sexually assaulted by online dates is even longer. Do they write in all caps or nonsensical sentences? Does that profile picture look a little too good to be true?
Nadine Aburas, Tori Ann Pennington, Julissa Brisman - these are just some of the women who have been murdered in recent years by men they met online.