The site is heavily moderated making it one of the safest chat site for teenagers.Established in 2012 gay teen chat offers a place for the LGBT youth to congregate and chat with other likeminded gay and lesbian teenagers.
They also make bold claims about the dating training they offer suggesting that they can “tell you what you need in a relationship, where you screwed up (without knowing it) in past relationships.” After being matched, users can the decide whether they would like to start messaging them on the site.
From then on, it is up to the users whether they would like to chat more or even meet in person.
There have been several cases where people have used Plenty of Fish to meet people in order to carry out criminal acts.
In February 2017, 27-year-old Scott Lazenby was jailed seven years for raping one woman he met on the site and molesting another victim in front of her own son.
Lazenby, from Colne, in Lancashire, had exchanged messages with both via Plenty of Fish website before arranging to meet them both on “dates”, Burnley Crown Court was told.