Plenty of Fish is more known as POF in short. This website can be counted as one of the largest online dating websites in the whole world. This dating website has about 100 million users joined. There are more than 10 million users online on the website every day. Right now, Plenty of Fish is available in nine languages to serve the users from different countries.
A man named Marcus Frind was formed Plenty of Fish in the year of 2004. The main goal of the website is to help every single one who is looking for someone to be their partner of life. For a lot of people, this website is indeed helping. Many single ones have found their special ones. However, there are the other stories behind Plenty of Fish. These ones are not as sweet as finding the partner of life. There are some terrible cases happened related to Plenty of Fish. Those cases that related to Plenty of Fish are more known as POF problems.
There is a case that happened in the year of 2017. Scott Lazenby who is 27 years old man was thrown to the jail for seven years. It is because he raped a woman he met on Plenty of Fish. As raping a partner is not enough for him, Lazenby also molested another victim in front her own son.
The second case happened in the same year in Manchester, the United Kingdom. It is said that a suspect named Ryan Schofield met a string of women on Plenty of Fish. in this case, he was jailed after attacking eight women in total in the seven years period. Actually, this case is not his first. He also did violent to his girlfriend back then in the year of 2009. This report was stated by Minshull Street Crown Court.
The third case involved the parents of United States Army Lieutenant Peter Bucks. This case happened on February 28th, 2012. Plenty of Fish was sued by the parents related to the use of their son photo without permission. In fact, this Lieutenant Bucks was killed in Iraq in 2007.
Another case of Plenty of Fish was reported by an online protal named The Sun. It is reported that a manager named Carol Carruthers (61 years old) who works at safeguarding venerable children has been sending the intimate photos from its offices. Mrs. Carruthers sent those pictures to a man she met on POF.
The problems of Plenty of Fish do not only involved the controversy or scandal. There are some other problems of Plenty of Fish, including the one that relates to the official website of it. its official website of ten goes down. This situation makes the users of Pelnty of Fish worry about the data of themselves which are all over the Internet. On the other hand, the representative of Plenty of Fish also worry to the possibility of losing data, especially when the data on the website have not been backed up yet.