Mobile App Safety Concerns

The recent arrest of a Tehachapi man accused of having sex with under-age boys he met on a smart phone app is raising concerns over online safety. Many users say it all starts with a simple download and can often end up at a public place where young people are discovering other online users pretending to be someone else.

Four years ago a local 20-year-old man who did not want to be identified downloaded his first dating app on his smart phone.

“The biggest attraction I think would be the convenience of