UK Doctor Sentenced to 4+ Years for Buying Drugs on the Dark Web

A young doctor working at a hospital in Newcastle, England has just lost his career after being convicted of drug dealing charges.The arrest of...

Swiss Police Officer Under Investigation over Darknet Armory Deals

A Swiss police officer was subjected to immediate investigations after being suspected to be involved in an illegal firearms business on the dark web.The...

Rex Mundi Hacker Group Busted by Authorities in UK, France and Thailand

Europol, with the help of London Metropolitan Police, the French National Police and Royal Thai Police have arrested eight suspects believed to be part...
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British Model’s Kidnapper Sentenced to More Than 16 Years in Prison

Chloe Ayling's harrowing ordeal in Milan, Italy last year was one that was quickly followed by criticism and bashing from the media who believed...

Black Hand Market Seized By French Authorities

Darknet markets are known to fall through exit scams, seizures by law enforcement personnel and hacks.In the latest instance involving the dark web, an...

Darknet Hacker Who Breached 100+ Companies Is Jailed for 10 Years

The famous hacker and dark web vendor by the name Grant West, also known as “Courvoisier,” has been sentenced to over 10 years in...

North Carolina Man Sentenced to 6.5 Years for Selling Drugs on the Dark Web

After pleading guilty to five criminal drug charges, a resident of Raleigh, North Carolina has been handed a sentencing of 78 months, or 6...

Notorious Darknet Vendor ‘Mr. Hotsauce’ Busted by Canadian Police Alongside Others

Mr. Hotsauce, one of the most popular darknet drug dealers in Canada, finally came face-to-face with the law when Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)...

Connecticut Limo Driver Arrested for Using the Dark Web to Obtain Checks

Police in Greenwich, Connecticut have arrested a former limo driver who was well-known for identity theft and check fraud.He was accused of using a...
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Dark Web Policing in Developed vs. in Developing Countries

The technological and industrial revolution has significantly changed how human beings live. Work has been made easier and daily tasks are executed much faster.It...

Cambridge Man Arrested Alongside Friends After Consuming Drugs Ordered from the Dark Web

A Cambridge man was apprehended following a tipoff by hotel workers over dark web-sourced drugs.James Johnson, age 30, was said to be in the...

UK Doctor Escapes Prison Sentence For Buying Drugs to ‘Cope with Hospital Stress’

A medical practitioner in the United Kingdom has managed to avoid going to jail for importing drugs on the plea that he did it...
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UK Police Make High-Profile Bitcoin Seizure After Arrest

As Bitcoin rises and falls in popularity and price, laws and regulations scramble on how to treat it. Since Bitcoin isn’t just a normal...

Dunedin Chef Admits to Buying $150K Worth of Drugs to ‘Raise Kids and Support...

It is rare that a person imports drugs, gets caught and is quite candid about his crime. But this is what has precisely occurred...

Darknet Vendor ‘JetSetLife’ Arrested After Sending Cocaine to Undercover Cop

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has caught up with another dark web drug vendor in a sting operation conducted recently.This time, a 26-year-old alleged...

Authorities in Cleveland Putting More Focus on the Dark Web to Fight Drug Crime

Authorities in Cleveland, Ohio have concentrated their energy toward slowing the distribution of dark web-sourced drugs.This also extends to the fact that they have...

Dark Web Drug Ring of 4 Arrested in Brunssum, Limburg

A group of four men has been arrested in Brunssum, Limburg for drug trafficking and money laundering.The group is believed to have been orchestrating...

Former Security Guard Arrested for Ordering Drugs from the Dark Web

Not a week passes without news going around that a particular drug dealer or vendor on the dark web has been pinned down by...

Inside the Sting Operation That Brought Down a Major Darknet Drug Dealer in Denver

A Colorado-based drug dealer that had used Bitcoin and the United States Postal Service to vend narcotics via the dark web has been apprehended,...

Western Illinois University Students Arrested for Allegedly Buying Drugs from the Dark Web

Three university students were arrested as they tried to import harmful drugs from the dark web using the postal services.The drugs were intercepted by...

Serbian Police Arrest Suspected Hacker in TheDarkOverlord Group

Hackers and hacking groups are very fond of giving individuals, organizations and even government agencies sleepless nights by infiltrating their devices and computer networks...

Inside a National Darknet Fraud Campaign Stopped by Milwaukee Investigators

It was just last year when a five-member group of cybercriminals attracted the attention of American Airlines officials in Milwaukee when they openly paid...

The Effect of the Planned Proposal by Sessions to Limit Opioid Production on Darknet...

As each day passes, approximately 115 people within the United States die immediately following an overdose on opioids.Staggering statistics like this one are increasingly...

Top Members of International Hacking Group Arrested

It’s a Friday morning, around 6 a.m. In Northern India, in the state of Kashmir, Adil Hussain Teli and Shahid Malla are in their...

Police Face a Host of Occupational Hazards in Drug-Related Investigations

The occupation of law enforcement can be considered to be among the most demanding careers on earth.A police officer is tasked with the responsibility...

With Help from US Postal Service, NJ Police Narrows Target on Darknet Drug Trade

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is leading a nationwide operation to deal with the rising level of opioids sold through the dark web.The drugs,...

Two South Carolina Men Convicted in Darknet Mail Bomb Plot

A South Carolina court has convicted Michael Young Jr., age 32, and Vance Volious Jr., 36, for exchanging and delivering combustible materials with the...

Police in Michigan Train to Participate in Darknet-Related Operations

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Operation Disarray, which aims to disrupt opioid trafficking to and within the U.S., has seen the Federal Bureau of...
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San Diego Darknet Vendor Pleads Guilty to Selling Opioids on Multiple Markets

Another day, another guilty plea involving the dark web in the United States. Sky Justin Gornik will face at least a decade up to...

Australian Woman Arrested for Allegedly Purchasing Drugs on the Dark Web

Australian authorities have made a significant breakthrough after weeks of investigating dark web-associated crimes within its borders.For weeks, the Australian Border Police (ABP) has...

Teen Pleads Guilty to Running Darknet Drug Operation from His Bedroom

New Zealand’s law enforcement has arrested a teenage boy who is suspected of buying drugs from the dark web.The teenager, identified as Elias Smith,...
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Analysis: Is the FBI Using Unauthorized Operating Systems to Investigate DNMs?

Editor’s Note: The FBI recently released a video depicting the agency’s operations to take down darknet market vendors. In this analysis, the writer takes...

Dark Web Gun Trafficker Sentenced in Atlanta

Sherman Jackson, 28, has been sentenced to prison for illicit firearm trafficking.The Atlanta man was found guilty along with three other traffickers, having made...
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Ohio Man Arrested over ‘DARKKING22’ Darknet Handle in Fentanyl Shipment from China

A male suspect from Euclid, Ohio has been arrested in connection with the supply of synthetic opioids in the United States.The man, identified as...

Pennsylvania Man Arrested After Allegedly Buying Fentanyl from the Dark Web

A Lancaster, Pennsylvania man was arrested and charged with ordering hundreds of fentanyl pills through the dark web. According to the police, the man...
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UK Gov’t Launches £9M Funding in Fight Against Dark Web Crime

The U.K. government is taking the initiative to find new ways to crack down on the anonymous activities carried on inside the dark web.The...
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Two Dark Web Traffickers Arrested for Importing Fentanyl from China

Law enforcement has arrested two young men in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania after they were accused of using the dark web to import deadly drugs.According...
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Indonesian Student Busted for Allegedly Buying Ecstasy with Bitcoin

A student hailing from Diponegoro University in Semarang, Indonesia has been aTop of FormBottom of Form Arrested by law enforcement after he bought ecstasy...
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Backpage Seized by Feds, Founders Facing Criminal Charges

Federal authorities spent months investigating to gather enough evidence against the website Backpage.They strongly suspected that the online classified advertising website engaged in illegal...
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‘Operation Disarray’ Targets Dark Web Drug Trafficking

Due to the nature of illegal activities that take place on the dark web, respective government agencies around the world are working collaboratively to...

Law Enforcement’s Techniques in Curbing Cybercrime in the Dark Web

Law enforcement agencies have faced a tough time in dealing with cybercrime on the dark web.Over the past couple of years, the dark web...

Experiences Dark Web Vendors Undergo in the Hands of Law Authorities

Due to the overwhelming levels of criminal activities present in darknet markets, law enforcement around the world are finding it necessary to fight such...

Congress Passes Act That Discretely Allows Law Enforcement Agencies to Access More Data

A piece of legislation that will allow Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to share internet usage without permission from the user has been passed with...

Man Charged with Shipping Fentanyl Brought from the Dark Web

Federal charges have been filed against a Columbus, Ohio man who allegedly transported fentanyl and various opioids to his workplace in Marion.The U.S District...

Leader & Members of Notorious Carbanak Cybercrime Group Arrested in Spain

The mastermind behind a massive malware campaign which saw the cumulative theft of at least $1.2 billion from banking institutions has been arrested in...

Drug Dealer Charged & Bitcoins Found in His Possession After New Technology Identifies His...

In order to showcase the products offered, drug dealers will often take pictures of their goods or post something related to what they offer...

Four Dutch Dark Web Drug Traffickers Busted

Dutch law enforcement has attained yet another win in their fight against dark web drug trafficking.In this particular case, the police have released a...

Third Family Member Charged in Dark Web-Sourced Xanax Operation

Joseph Benner is the third family member to be arrested on charges of distributing Xanax pills which were alleged to have been bought from...

Phantom Secure Shut Down, CEO and Associates Arrested for Designing Products for Criminals

Law enforcement agencies from Canada, the United States and Australia have managed to bring down Phantom Secure, a privacy-focused tech company.The agencies regarded it...

High School Student Arrested After Attempting to Sell Xanax Bought from Dark Web

It has become apparent that Xanax is one of the most-acquired drugs from the dark web.The findings are timely with recent news stories in...