Since July 16, 2022, the Atlantic City Police Department has arrested 17 men for attempting to lure a minor with assistance from concerned citizens groups. The concerned citizens were engaged in posing as underage children on various social media sites. They would then confront the individual and notify police. The citizens group provided the responding officers with screen shots of conversations and detailed information that was shared between the citizens group and the suspects. Among the locals arrested, 41 year old Andrew Rheinheimer of Absecon, NJ., 28 year old Delbin Martinez of Atlantic City, 77 year old Bruce Cahan of Atlantic City, 67 year old Sidney Yee of Atlantic City, 24 year old Henrri Pacheco-Medina of Atlantic City and 27 year old Diego Delossantos of Atlantic City.