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Chris Hansen Leaving NBC News

Posted 08.02.2013 | Media

Chris Hansen, the NBC News correspondent known as the host of the "To Catch A Predator" series, is leaving the network. TV Guide reported the news...

Dad Busts Man In DIY 'To Catch A Predator' Sting

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 04.04.2013 | Detroit

It sounds like a do-it-yourself version of the show, "To Catch a Predator." A Detroit dad, concerned that a man could be using the internet to take...

My First Love Was a Sexual Predator

Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Crime
Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D.

I noticed him leaning up against the door jamb as I entered the kitchen. He was tall, wore a white t-shirt and Levis and had his left ear pierced. He told me it was his 29th birthday. After a guessing game of how old I was, I revealed that I was 13.

Online Predator Sentenced For Bullying Girl Into Porn

Posted 02.06.2012 | Crime

A convicted Danish sex predator who emotionally tortured an 11-year-old Missouri girl and released naked videos of her on the Internet will probably s...

'To Catch A Predator' Host Caught Sexting: Report

Mail Online | Posted 09.06.2011 | Divorce

A week after it emerged that he was allegedly cheating on his wife with a TV reporter, it has now emerged that To Catch a Predator host Chris Hansen a...

To Catch A Sinner -- Chris Hansen And The Spectacle Of Moral Transgression

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 09.05.2011 | Religion
G. Elijah Dann

It turns out, moral failure is part of Hansen's character too. And it seems that those who like to make a living out of displaying the failure of others might be tempting the gods.

'To Catch A Predator' Host Chris Hansen Caught Cheating... By Hidden Camera: Report

Posted 08.29.2011 | Media

UPDATE BELOW Looks like the sting tactic that made Chris Hansen famous may have come back to bite him -- big time. The National Enquirer is repo...

Got Plans for the Rapture? How About an Online Date with Cheri Oteri!

Annie Stamell | Posted 07.19.2011 | Comedy
Annie Stamell

Online dating is not easy. Which is why comedians Cheri Oteri and Jill Kushner decided to showcase the lengths people might go to for a date in their hilarious new short A Great Catch.

Predator Panic Making a Comeback

Larry Magid | Posted 05.28.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

I thought we were past the days of "predator panic." Around 2004, when To Catch A Predator was on TV just about weekly, there were lots of news stories about the dangers kids face on the Internet.

Coming to NBC: "To Catch a Cheney"

Jeff Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeff Cohen

How do you lure such big names to an NBC News lair for their ambush interview? You simply invite them.

NBC Settles "To Catch A Predator" Suicide Lawsuit For Undisclosed Amount

AP | Matea Gold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — NBC Universal has settled a $105 million lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed a televised sex sting by "Dateline NBC: To Catch A Pr...

Judge: $105M Lawsuit Over "Predator"-Inspired Suicide Can Proceed

AP | Larry Neumeister | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A $105 million lawsuit brought by a woman who claims a sex sting by Dateline NBC: To Catch A Predator drove her brother to kill himself can go to tria...

NBC's Holiday Treat: First New "Predator" Since 2006 Suicide Scandal

New York Post | Don Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC News' "Dateline" is back in the kiddie perv business this week with a new episode of its disturbing cyber-sex sting series, "To Catch a Predator."...

ABC News Targets "To Catch A Predator"

New York Observer | Felix Gillette | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"They fought back hard," said Brian Ross. It was Friday afternoon, and Mr. Ross, the chief investigative correspondent for ABC News, was on the phone...

"To Catch A Predator" Fires Back At Critics

New York Post | Don Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC's besieged child-perv show "To Catch a Predator" is fighting back against charges it is responsible for the suicide of a Texas prosecutor. NBC Ne...