Professor Monica Whitty (University of Leicester) Professor Tom Buchanan (University of Westminster) Professor Bill Dutton (Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford) Professor Martin Gill (Perpetuity Research and Consultancy International) Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) uk Whitty, M.
Keynote address: Computer mediated Communication: An Analysis of Online Dating. 6th Annual Fraud Conference: Faceless Crime - The Fight Back Starts Here, Wakefield, November 9, 2011. Southampton Solent University, Psychology Department, Novemeber 22nd, 2011. The Online Dating Romance Scam: Scammers' strategies and the psychological impact on the victim. Public Lecture at the University of Westminster, London, March 15, 2012. Indian express (28/9/11) Online romance scam dupes thousands Hamara News (28/9/11) Canadian Press (30/9/11) Online Romance Scams: Digital Lotharios take to the web:
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