Posting children on dating site
“We were the ones who notified the children’s mothers – they didn’t have a clue that this was happening,” he said.Det-Insp Rouse said in 2014 there were three incidents over a period of six months relating to this issue.
Experts say single parents should not post photos or information about their children on their online dating profiles.
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.
They look for women who post photos of their children or mention them on their profiles.
“Mothers are posting the photos and providing personal information about their children because they think it is appropriate for any prospective or potential partner to be fully aware of their circumstances,” he said.