(2011, April) The Online Dating Scam Untanglingtheweb BBC Radio Ulster, Northern Ireland (2011, Sept). (28/9/11) Bogus Internet Dates 'con 200,000 victims' Sky News (28/9/11) 'Bad romance' hurts thousands of net singles BBC News Technology (28/9/11) Online dating scams dupe 200,000 study finds.
Professor Monica Whitty is interviewed about her research at The Oxford Internet Institute Krotoski, A. BBC Breakfast TV (28/9/11) ITV Daybreak (28/9/11) ITV midday news (28/9/11) BBC radio (regional): Coventry & Warwickshire, Cumbria, Essex, Kent, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Nottingham, Scotland, Somerset, Wales (28/9/11) BBC 4 - Today (28/9/11) BBC Radio 5 live (28/9/11) BBC World Service (28/9/11) '200,000' suffer dating site fraud.
In 2010 Jan Marshall tried online dating, and soon after met a man she thought she would spend the rest of her life with.
Less than two months later he disappeared, leaving her heartbroken and in thousands of dollars of debt.
Southampton Solent University, Psychology Department, Novemeber 22nd, 2011.
The Online Dating Romance Scam: Scammers' strategies and the psychological impact on the victim.
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.
Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Ireland, June 13-17, 2011. Talk given to Fraud Women's Network, 21 New Street London, EC2M 4TP, July 28th, 2011. Keynote address: Loved and lost: An examination of the psychological impact on victims of the romance scam. (2011) Romance Scams: Can we help potential victims? European Communication Research & Education Association: Interpersonal Communication & Social Interaction Section. 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: The Guardian (28/9/11) 200,000 fall victim to internet romance scams in the UK (28/9/11) Online romance scam dupes thousands Yahoo News (28/9/11) Online romance scam dupe thousands IBNlive (28/9/11) Online Romance Scam Dupes Thousands (28/9/11) Over 200,000 Brits fall victims to online romance scams.
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.