"I heard from a lot of people there's a lot of weirdos on there," she said, referring to one popular matchmaking website.
"You could talk to somebody on a dating site in the United States, and you could talk for like three years every day after work or something, and that person could be murdering a bunch of people and you don't know because they're just some everyday person, right?
"It's up to the people out there," said Melissa, who recommends that homework, such as Internet searches, be conducted on the prisoners.
"They're taking the chance to write to these guys." Since inmates don't have Internet access in the clink, initial contact must be made via snail-mail to their respective penitentiary.
The page indicates that any prospective partner should be ready to wait for his expected May 2015 release date, adding: "But I am worth it." Canadian Inmates Connect Inc.