Criminal background check online dating
If a dating service doesn't perform such screenings, it must acknowledge that in large capital letters in every electronic communication with members from New Jersey, who would be identified by zip codes they provide when registering.
Details of the notification rules are still being worked out.
There are no authoritative national statistics on serious crimes arising from online dating, but such cases periodically make headlines.
A Philadelphia man, Jeffrey Marsalis, was accused of raping several women he met through Match.com, and was sentenced in October to at least 10 years in prison.
He has victimized others by stealing their trust and their money. Maybe he told you he has money, or claimed he’s a doctor or lawyer.
Before you go much further, consider this: He may be an online vulture, one of thousands of con artists and sexual predators stalking Internet dating sites for hopeful romantics just like you.
Match.com, one of largest dating services, said it had been assessing online background checks for six years and concluded they offered no extra protection."is disappointed New Jersey has enacted a flawed and unconstitutional law and we will explore opportunities to challenge it," a company statement said.