Victim Stories

Identity of Innocent Man Stolen by Scammers to Scam Women Out of Money

I have been asked to write my journey, my saga, my horror on this subject of online dating and the Internet Romance Scam. I have been waiting a long time to write this. Was I scared to let everyone know my identity has been stolen and used to hurt others, was I waiting to get more evidence that scammers have stolen and are using my identity to commit this horrible crime, or was it simply not the right time before? I am sure it was a little bit of it all.

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Told by an Almost Victim…Saved by Meeting a Victim of Identity Theft

I have been widowed for two years. On June 17, 2017 I met this guy on a dating website called Badoo. He told me his name was Rand Scott, and that he was working on an oil rig in Norway. He was so sweet, and I fell for his line “hook, line, and sinker!” We talked I guess for about two weeks, just about general things people talk about when they are getting to know each other. Then he started insisting that I get a hold of his agent so that I could send the money for Rand to receive his contract payment, which was supposed to be over a million dollars.

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I Was Scammed Out of Over 90,000 USD

I am a 52 year old woman from Russia. I met my scammer on Facebook on 2th of February. He introduced himself as Randy Scott from LA California, USA, an engineer, who has been working for CERN for 20 years, he said that his current place of work is the station in...

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He Kept Pulling Me Back Into His Web of Deceit

To Whom It May Concern, My name is Elisabeth Vaughn. I'm a 63 yr. old Christian lady from South Carolina. In September of 2015, I received a friend request from "George Achenbach" and accepted his request. In October, I found out he was a scammer, so we broke it off....

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