- Report: #946713
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Complaint Review: Potentialpredators.com
Potentialpredators.comInternet United States of America
Potentialpredators.com Fraud, extortion, blackmail, defamation of character [WHAT TO DO!] Internet
They illegally scrape people's social profiles, and then list them on their site as being "sexual predators". They then send you an email to the profile they created on their site, demanding $99 to remove the photo. If you pay them money, they will make numerous charges to your credit card under multiple company names.
This is slanderous, libelous, unauthorized use of photos and likeness, false accusations of criminal conviction, blackmail, fraud, and extortion (to name a few).
Here's what YOU need to do to help stop this site. Everyone who is victim to this scam needs to follow these steps. If everyone does this, there is a very high probability that the criminals will be stopped:
File a report to Google (if their site is de-indexed, it is less damaging to the victims):
File a report to the FBI's IC3 department:
File a report to the FTC:
File a report to Consumer Fraud Reporting:
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 09/25/2012 09:48 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Potentialpredatorscom/internet/Potentialpredatorscom-Fraud-extortion-blackmail-defamation-of-character-WHAT-TO-DO-946713. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
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