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Sextortion affected men in Elliot Lake/Blind River

 Three Algoma men were extorted after performing sex acts on webcams for women they met online.

 

The incidents, involving one adult male in Elliot Lake and two men in Blind River, were reported in the last month, said Const. Bev Gauthier of Ontario Provincial Police.

One of the Blind River victims was told the sex video would be released to his friends if he didn’t send $300 via a money transfer service.

Gauthier couldn’t confirm if he made the cash payment. He did report the incident to police.

The man originally received an email that “came out of the blue” with a photo and a short message from a woman, said Gauthier. Contact continued via Skype.

“(Blackmail) doesn’t happen overnight,” said Gauthier. “The victims get a little comfortable.”

“Bedroom talk” began with the Blind River man. He, similar to other victims, saw a video of a woman undressing. He was asked to perform a sex act

Read more at: http://www.elliotlakestandard.ca/2018/01/11/sextortion-affected-men-in-elliot-lakeblind-river

Expert Says Use Technology To Fight Cyber Bullying | Red River …

IS YOUR CHILD A BULLY OR A VICTIM?Cyber-Bullying,  Some  statistics  show  1 out of 5 children  will be Cyber-bullied at some point as social media is the new playground.     This evening Bossier Parish School System offers a free workshop presented by nationally renowned  Cyber-Bully expert  Dr. Russell Sabella who presents:  “Parenting in the 21st Century: Keeping Kids Out of High-Tech Trouble”.  He says parents should monitor their children to see if they are cyber-bullying or if they are victims of cyber-bullying.  “As a parent, it takes some time and work but we use technology to help us with technology.  For example, set up a Google-Alert and put in your child’s name, e-mail address, any screen

Read more at: http://redriverradio.org/post/expert-says-use-technology-fight-cyber-bullying