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Study Calls Craigslist ‘a Cesspool of Crime’

February 24th, 2011 02:42 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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Bala4361 writes “Classifieds site Craigslist has been linked with 330 crimes, 12 murders and 105 robberies or assaults in the United States last year due to anonymous interactions on the site, says a new study. The report calls Craigslist ‘a cesspool of crime,’ citing murders, rapes, robberies, assault and rental rip-offs as some of the examples.” Among the many Reefer Madness-style quotable stretchers from the originating consultancy: “The unfortunate fact is that Craigslist has become almost synonymous with crime.”

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