Once law enforcement believes that something illegal has taken place or believes that the person on the other end of the computer has illegal photos or video on their computer, they will figure out whose IP address is involved and pay that person a visit in person with a search warrant.One of the biggest weapons the police typically have is the element of surprise and authority.
It's been years since I visited a chat room, but I still have fond memories of talking to strangers on yahoo chatrooms.
Tried googling tonight, but everyplace I came across was clearly sex based (HOT SINGLES WANT TO TALK IN YOUR AREA!!
But never underestimate the level of danger lurking in chat rooms. And besides, isn’t it more fun talking about personal things to real people? Real contact with friends is a lot more meaningful in the long run than internet chats with faceless strangers, except if you are very shy and have no friends.
Here you can be whoever you want to be – on the Internet everyone is beautiful. Remember that chat rooms, even if you are messaging one-on-one, are not private – people who have the know-how can access these conversations and also the details of the computer from where you are chatting. The Internet is anonymous, distant and cannot really fulfill your social needs on an ongoing basis.
Or Wizard when he finds out you are not a married mother of three as you pretended. Many people have had to change their telephone numbers after being constantly harassed by some weirdo who phones them constantly in the middle of the night.