Over the course of the multi-day operation, investigators had more than 600 exchanges with subjects on various social media or internet platforms.
More than 400 of those were exchanges in which the subject initiated contact and directed the conversation towards sex.
The Georgia ICAC Task Force is comprised of more than 200 local, state and federal law enforcement agencies.
The group has made 2,200 arrests since it launched in 2002, with 240 of those arrests being made in 2016.
The children these predators target are both boys and girls.
Since 2014, the Georgia ICAC Task Force has arrested over 120 people in similar operations.
If you don’t like him, you can swipe left to banish him from your dating pool. There is a whole intricate dance you do when you first start surfing Tinder, and I am here to tell you all about it. You run into people you matched with (and possibly ghosted on) on campus.
Some of the occupations of those arrested included forklift driver, mechanic, car wash attendant, military instructor, electrician, school custodian, research assistant and several were unemployed.
“I want to recognize the cooperation of our federal, state and local law enforcement partners that work daily to seek out and apprehend predators that attempt to do harm to our children,” Boren said.
I am a perpetually single girl whose roommate is engaged to the man she’s been dating since she was 16.
For those of you who live under a dating-world rock like me, Tinder is basically an app where you link your Facebook account to your profile (so your profile is basically already made for you), and you sift through a ridiculous amount of pictures of eligible bachelors in the local area.
If you like a guy based on his pictures, you can swipe right to “like” him.