Just a little something to think about:
The localbitcoins website says it is owned by a company in Helsinki. Check it out:
Registrant Contact Information:
P.O. Box 0823-03411
look at the address the site writes about itself in the title: localbitcoins.com
looking at the actual address: localbitcoins.net
Looking at the company that issued the certificate for localbitcoins.net: Let's Encrypt Authority X3).
I left my comment - how they take money from users)