So what could it be that makes dating hardened crims so attractive to some people?
If you think about it logically, it makes no sense.
Both male and female prisoners feature on the site which allows them to upload profile pictures of themselves taken from behind bars.
Like other similar sites, users create a profile based on their interests and backgrounds to try and find a potential partner – although Prison Dating does have a few unusual features including being able to inform your potential lover of when your release date is.
A Kiwi woman has met up with her prisoner boyfriend in a US jail.
Mc Gregor met Douglass through pen pal website in August last year, according to Fairfax.
A new website has been set up to help prisoners find love while they’re behind bars.
The site, called Prison Dating, believes that it’s the ‘future of online dating’ – even going so far as to say it offers matches tailored to its members’ particular interests and hobbies.
The website says it’s part of ‘the fastest growing co-operative of online-dating sites in the world’ and claims to have helped many single female and male prisoners to find a date online, Obviously the nature of this site and the vast majority of those people on it mean that this is not your average dating site.
But just because your situation may dictate that you cannot just go out on a date tonight, that does not mean that you can be denied the opportunity to find romance and happiness – and that is where our site comes in.