Strange military photos-- Obvious photoshops, name-tapes not matching, blurry/indistinguishable photos from far away, stock military photos, photos of CAC cards, questionable/inconsistent/high ranks (Generals don't typically troll FB looking for lady friends) 2. Many of us have had our pictures stolen and used for these scams-- DO NOT believe someone just because they have military photos.
Juicy details about their roles in the military/mission/AO Just because they have someone's military photos DOES NOT MEAN THEY ARE US MILITARY.
PC Lee Halford of West Mercia Police said: "We are keen to make women who use internet dating websites aware of these scams, so that they will exercise caution.
It makes sense to meet hundreds of people in a short time in the coziness of your own home instead of meeting guys in various venues . So where does the online dating scams fall into this ?Ms Smith said: 'She began talking to him over the video service Yahoo Messenger but he informed her he couldn't send live video of himself due to security risks in Afghanistan - something she accepted.Olasemo, 37, was allowed into Britain on a student visa, where he set up a profile from his Cardiff home, pretending to be an American serviceman. INCONSISTENCIES in their stories-- YES your gut is correct 6.These people scam everyone-- but most often its older women. They are on dating sites, facebook military pages, and EVERYWHERE online."I left my heart out there, and this guy took advantage of it," the 51-year old Best said.