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Gumtree a top target
« on: Tuesday, 07 January, 2014 @ 18:46:35 »
Police receive 250 calls a week about scams on Gumtree: Criminals use site to target consumers

Predators lurking in the online small ads: From conmen to sex attackers, how criminals are stalking free internet sites for next victims
  •     Criminals are using Gumtree to target consumers, it has been revealed
  •     Site does not require users to register or provide their name and address
  •     This means fraudsters can remain anonymous while preying on victims

Gumtree sexual assault claim: Woman invited masseur to home for discounted treatment

Mother ‘tried to sell baby’ with Gumtree advert asking for £150,000
Woman from Bradford has now had her two children taken away by social services but says the post was just a ‘silly joke’

Gumtree Support: Buying & selling safely

Gumtree Support: Is it a scam? The top warning signs
« Last Edit: Tuesday, 07 January, 2014 @ 18:48:49 by Maik »