But he said it’s something police will certainly be looking at closer in the new year as the trend becomes more popular.
“There are a number of investigations that stem from online dating,” said Hasham.
But not everyone on the websites is looking for love.
Every year, Edmonton police respond to a number of complaints about sexual assaults that stem from online dating.
And then there's people who are just more down to earth and easy-going and like to be outdoors more.
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