Protect Yourself While Traveling During Abroad

By | September 7, 2020

Virtual kidnapping has increased in recent years, specifically in Latin America. This is a form of kidnap where criminals intimate to their victim that they have a loved one in their control. By exploiting technology and predominantly social media virtual kidnappers rely on deception and fear tactics to make families think they have kidnapped someone. The whole tactic is to ensure that the ‘victim’ is in a place where they cannot be contacted by the family, and that they receive the ransom (normally small amounts) before family members realize it is a scam.

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