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Detained in Dubai - A Scammers Paradise - Millions Lost to Romance Scams

Updated: Nov 13, 2021


Shocking podcast with Dubai romance scam victim and Social Catfish organisation

Podcast with Social Catfish and Radha Stirling reveals Dubai scams.


Scammers have become aware that stories of injustice, wrongful detentions and corruption in Dubai is a consistent narrative in the media and have used this to their advantage, to exploit kind and often vulnerable people.


Watch how Social Catfish & Detained in Dubai saved this woman's house:



Since Detained in Dubai CEO Radha Stirling’s podcast with Social Catfish, the organisation has been approached by another six romance scam victims. Stirling estimates there are hundreds, if not thousands, of victims every month. “We know people who have lost their life savings, their properties or their last pennies. In total, we have recorded millions of dollars in losses across victims with one woman having lost a whole million.