WHIO: Convicted of buying sex? Dayton will tell your neighbors via Facebook.

WHIO: Convicted of buying sex? Dayton will tell your neighbors via Facebook.. “If you are convicted of buying sex from a prostitute in the city of Dayton, city officials are going to do their best to make sure your neighbors know about it … in 21st century style. The city of Dayton will begin buying specially targeted Facebook advertisements linked to the addresses of men who buy sex. The ads will tell people that one of their neighbors has been convicted and will give them a link to a web site listing the men’s names, addresses and crimes.”

NBC News: He lures alleged child predators and shames them on Facebook. Now one of his targets is dead.

NBC News: He lures alleged child predators and shames them on Facebook. Now one of his targets is dead.. “On a cool evening in October, Alain Malcolm, 20, walked into a vacant two-story colonial house in Bristol, Connecticut. Two members of a local internet vigilante group — who regularly try to expose and shame alleged child predators they entice online — were waiting for him.”

Truro News: Truro man trapped in Google-age nightmare

Truro News: Truro man trapped in Google-age nightmare. “Life has never been easy for Donnie Bartlett. There was the depression and anxiety disorder, the short jail sentence for uttering threats — ‘years ago,’ he says, ‘a stupid thing, just my big mouth’ — and at least one failed business in Ontario. When he returned to his home town of Truro in early 2015 he was so penniless he ended up in a homeless shelter. But a story about his plight in The Chronicle Herald helped him get back on his feet. After a while things were looking up. His home renovation business was busy enough that he needed three other employees just to keep up with the work. Then, about three weeks ago, the phone calls started.”