Why Reporting Matters?

Why Reporting Matters? Not Only Is It Your Duty You Could Be Saving Lives! Not all scammers are going to be investigated, but the information accumulates and eventually can be used! Why Should You Report Scammers? Did You Know That Most People Do Not Report Scammers? We know that 95% of you who will read this will not report your scammer to law enforcement or any credible entity [...]

The SCARS Victims’ Assistance & Support Model

The SCARS Victims' Assistance & Support Model SCARS Is The Only Crime Victims' Assistance Organization With A Focus On Cybercrime Victims, And The Only One With Proven Recovery Solutions For Scam Victims. All of our groups are pieces of a larger puzzle. They are the funnel that can lead victims to support and assistance, but not everyone is ready for a real support group - they need to learn and work through issues before they [...]

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Scam Victim Rescue

Rescuing Victims From Scammers Let's talk about rescuing victims This post is dangerous if done in the wrong way. If you follow this process it can help people - if you don't you can make things worse. We are trained victim's assistance & support professionals and registered as a Victims Assistance & Support Organization, but we can't be everywhere and see everything. So we need your help. If you are going to do [...]

Victim’s Connect Resource Center Registered

SCARS Milestone! The Society of Citizens Against Romance Scams [SCARS] is now a registered Victim's Assistance & Support Organization with the Victim's Connect Resource Center which is an initiative of the National Center for Victims of Crime of the United States Department of Justice. You will find us in Miami, Florida, USA: https://victimconnect.org/get-help/connect-directory/ To learn more about the National Center for Victims of Crime visit their website: http://victimsofcrime.org   [...]

Phone Support

Please Note That We Do Not Provide Phone Support We receive over 1,000 contacts a day on average from scam victims. Many ask us to investigate their scammer or suspected person. An unbelievable number of these are people asking us to confirm if the person they are dating online is safe or not. We make it clear with our phone numbers that we do not have the ability to provide phone support in addition to [...]