Tag Archives: Jette Jacobs

NATIONAL POLICE TASKFORCE TO TACKLE ONLINE FRAUD AS AUSTRALIAN LOVEBIRDS LOSE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS

Wednesday 25 Sep 2013 – There have been plenty of warnings but love-struck Australians continue to part with more than $20 million a year in online romance scams. There are now calls for a national approach to combat the fraud, … Continue reading

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LOVE SCAM RESCUE – Thursday May 23 2013

– Police have twice stopped a woman, 73, from boarding a plane to Africa to meet an online romance scammer who fleeced her of $75,000. Isabell’s daughter, Ann, 48, said she feared if her mother had not been stopped from … Continue reading

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ROMANCE ENDS IN DEATH – Tuesday March 5 2013

– A widowed Australian grandmother travelled to South Africa to marry the young man she had fallen in love with over an Internet dating website. Three months later she was dead. The body of the West Australian woman, Jette Jacobs, … Continue reading

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