Online Dating Crime: Searchmate’s Reaction

Online Dating Crime: Searchmate’s Reaction

Online Dating Crime: The Figures There has been a dramatic rise in online dating crime. Last week, Sky News reported that 2,054 offences were recorded between 2011 and 2016. Back in 2011, 140 crimes were recorded.  By 2016 this figure had risen to 676.  Therefore, the...
Love Bombing: How Online Predators Are Faking Love

Love Bombing: How Online Predators Are Faking Love

For many single people, online dating appears to offer a way to escape loneliness and social isolation.  Sadly, the internet has also become a hunting ground for those wanting to prey on the weaknesses of others.  At Searchmate, we’ve been finding out more about...