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Online dating for single parents australia map

and while they have been away, their new ‘partner’ has sexually abused their children,” he said.

Det-Insp Rouse said in 2014 there were three incidents over a period of six months relating to this issue.

He urged people to use all dating sites and mobile phone apps with great caution.

“Leave your children completely out of the online dating process so that you don’t attract the wrong kind of attention.

Make the online dating about you, not your kids,” he said.

Cyber safety specialist for The Alannah and Madeline Foundation Jeremy Blackman, said parents sharing information on social networks and dating sites was a major concern.

Mr Blackman said France had drafted a proposal to tighten privacy laws around parents sharing pictures of their children without their permission. “Interactions on dating sites are presented as ‘getting to know the person’ over time, so in regards to building trust and child predation, this is definitely a vulnerable area for parents,” Mr Blackman said.

“To reduce risk, parents should never reveal specific information about their children, such as: the school/child care centre they attend, likes/dislikes, identifiable features, photos/videos,” he said.Founder and CEO of The Carly Ryan Foundation, Sonya Ryan, said it was very common for predators to look for single parents with children on dating sites.“Parents on dating sites are often vulnerable and open because they are simply looking for love or to be loved,” she said.By SUZAN DELIBASIC,technology editor Online predators are connecting with parents online in order to gain access to their children.Experts say single parents should not post photos or information about their children on their online dating profiles.Detective Inspector for Task Force Argos, Jon Rouse, works within a specialised branch of the Queensland Police Service responsible for investigating online child exploitation and abuse.