Sting operations occur regularly on some of the largest and most trusted web sites such as My Space, Facebook, AOL, and Yahoo.The undercover police will often lure unsuspecting adults into conversations thinking and then gradually introduce incriminating facts such as being under the age of 18 or, if the penalties are greater, under the age of 15.
For most people these forays into cybersex are relatively harmless recreational pursuits, but experts in the field say that the affordability, accessibility and anonymity of the Internet are fueling a brand new psychological disorder -- cybersex addiction -- that appears to be spreading with astonishing rapidity and bringing turmoil to the lives of those affected. Occasionally, they progress to off-line affairs with sex partners they meet online. Al Cooper of Stanford, who has conducted the largest and most detailed survey of online sex, calls the Net "the crack cocaine of sexual compulsivity." The survey, conducted online among 9,265 men and women who admitted surfing the Net for sexually oriented sites, indicated that at least 1 percent were already seriously hooked on online sex.There has been a huge increase in the last few years by federal and state authorities to catch sexual predators.Law enforcement officers have learned that it is relatively easy to lure people into committing a sexual crime, and that sexual cases are politically popular to prosecute and very unpopular to defend. We have been extremely successful in defending people who have been caught in a sting either through a moment of bad judgment or illegal entrapment.If you disagree with any of these terms, then please do not use the chat rooms.If you use the chat room and do not agree to these terms cannot and will not be held responsible. Of Course, this is the place for Relationship and Dating Talk.