Sextortion! – Hackers and former lovers demand big bucks to keep sex tapes, nude pictures secret

Some Jamaicans are being asked to pay as much as $200,000 to ex-lovers and hackers, who are threatening to expose their nude photos and sex tapes to family and friends.

Acting Commissioner of Police Clifford Chambers said 31 victims of this latest form of extortion have come forward to make reports in the last two years, but he believes many others have paid the money demanded while deciding not to get the police involved.

Both men and women are being extorted, but the men are generally asked to pay in order to keep secret tapes or pictures showing gay relationships.

“We are of the view that this complaint is actually under-reported because a lot of persons are not too comfortable with coming to the police and report these matters because it will require some investigation. So we have always seen where persons pay money, and it’s only when they pay the money that

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