Help!

Is there any tools available to see who has been using a text now number, I am also part of a predator catching team that catches adults trying to meet children for sex. I am part of the OSINT team and looking for some help finding individuals who cover their tracks using a fake name and text now number. If you can help or steer me in the right direction that would be amazing

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Unfortunately, I don’t think that there are any tools out there which would provide accurate information on who has been using a TextNow number, especially due to the way TextNow numbers work. But I suppose you could attempt to socially engineer the owner of a TextNow number into clicking on a trackable link. You can create trackable links using a service like grabify.link for example. Whenever someone clicks on a trackable link that you create, you can get some information on them including their IP address, etc. And since TextNow actually blocks almost any VPN/proxy from being used on their website or apps, the information logged is much more likely to be accurate than if the owner of the number who clicked on your link were using a different VOIP service which is more lax on VPN usage (like maybe TextFree or Talkatone).

I hope the information and advice I provided you was helpful. Have a great day!

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outside of reverse phone number lookups not really. I’d like to know more about your team though. I lend a hand from time to time to various child advocacy groups.

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One thought: Dial the number simultaneously from two lines, once the scammer answers the second line will announce “this is TN”

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Good Morning,

I work behind the scenes on our osint team with Colorado Ped Patrol, we are group that catches adults trying to meet up with kids for sexual purposes. Tommy the catcher has over 400 catches with over 200 arrests. We have decoys that are spread out through out the country on various dating apps. you can check out our website at cppfam.com or you tube channel at https://www.youtube.com/@CPPTommy

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do you know of a way to imbed a tracking link on a picture ?

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Any help identifying this person would be great, he is a mechanic and lives in cheyenne wyoming