South Korean Police Arrest 9 Suspected Darknet Drug Dealers

The police in South Korea recently arrested nine alleged darknet drug dealers.The authorities suspected them of dealing drugs on an anonymous darknet website.Among the...

Oklahoma Food Truck Owner Caught with Darknet-Sourced Drugs

A popular Oklahoma food truck owner has admitted to charges of trafficking drugs ordered via the dark web.This followed his arrest last month after...

NY Doctor Charged for Importing Heroin & Cocaine from the Dark Web

A Western New York doctor and recovering drug addict was arrested last month and charged for importing heroin and cocaine procured over the dark...

2 Ireland Men Sentenced for Buying Firearms on the Dark Web

Two men from Northern Ireland were jailed last month for trying to buy two semi-automatic handguns from undercover police officers through the dark web.The...

Ohio Men Charged for Darknet Drug Operation

Prosecutors from Cleveland, Ohio arraigned a one-time inhabitant and a current resident of Parma for dealing marijuana, Xanax and other drugs on the dark...

Iowa Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Darknet Drug Purchases

In a success for U.S. law enforcement agencies against the online drug trade, a man in Iowa has been arrested, charged and sentenced to...

Teenager Jailed for Role in Friends’ Fatal MDMA Overdose

Amid the upsurge of darknet-supported MDMA trafficking in recent years, the extremely popular party drug has continued claiming the lives of its users.In the...

RCMP Officers in Toronto Arrest 3 Suspects of Darknet Drug Trafficking

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Serious and Organized Crime (SOC) unit based in Toronto has arrested three individuals for allegedly trafficking drugs via...

Dutch Police to Start Working with Volunteers to Fight Darknet Crime

The Dutch authorities have come up with a new method of fighting the increased criminal activity on the internet. The police are now working...

Europol Arrests 235 Alleged Buyers of Counterfeit Money on the Dark Web

Law enforcement officials in Europe have been working on attempts to stop the trade of counterfeit money in the region.Earlier this month, Europol agents...

A Look Inside Australia’s Controversial New Encryption Law

An extremely controversial and complex bill passed the Australian parliament earlier this month.The legislation, termed the Assistance and Access Bill, was passed with the...

FBI Indicts SamSam Ransomware Suspects

The U.S. and Canada recently fell victim to a severe cybercrime scheme that affected the operations of several critical networks in both countries.The U.S....

Manchester Trio Arrested for Darknet Financial Fraud Scheme

Police have arrested three men in the Manchester borough of Rochdale after an early morning raid.The three were alleged cyber fraudsters whom the authorities...

Father/Son Darknet Drug Dealers Sentenced to 5 Years

Two individuals, a father and his son, have been sentenced to five years in federal prison for selling drugs in person and on the...

Man Behind Darknet Bomb Threat Service Sentenced to 10 Years

A 20 year-old man was sentenced to 10 years in prison in Israel for threatening various Jewish Community Centers across the United States.His identity...

Drugs Destined for Gold Coast Schoolies Celebrations Seized by Australian Police

As recent developments have shown, the drug crisis in Queensland, Australia has been worsened by the easy accessibility of drugs through the dark web.In...

US Seeks to Extradite Two London Men Associated with Infraud Hacking Group

Law enforcement officials in the U.S. want two men facing charges in London to be extradited over their roles in running the Infraud hacking...

Vancouver Man Arrested for Alleged Involvement in Silk Road Case

Authorities have arrested a 42-year-old man on charges of drug trafficking linked to Silk Road, a now-defunct darknet market which was shut down by...

New Zealand Police Take Prevention-Based Approach to Circumvent Darknet Drug Trade

New Zealand’s police agency has launched a major crackdown initiative to curb drug trafficking and abuse in the nation.The reach of the illegal dark...

Couple Behind Darknet Vendor ‘MH4Life’ Plead Guilty to Fentanyl Operation

A Texas couple, identified by the U.S. Department of Justice as key figures behind the darknet fentanyl trade, have pleaded guilty to charges of...

Segway Jeremy’ Protester Charged with Attempting to Buy Radioactive Material on the Dark Web

Federal prosecutors have now submitted their indictment against Jeremy Ryan, a 30-year-old Wisconsin man known for his Segway-riding protest demonstrations and subsequent run in...

Raid on Colorado Home Finds 100+ Marijuana Plants & Several Other Drugs

Superior, Colorado resident James Daniel Kavanagh has been arrested by the Boulder County Drug Task Force for allegedly selling a variety of drugs and...

Interpol Raids Yield Seizure of 500 Tons of Counterfeit Drugs

An avalanche of Interpol-led law enforcement operations in 116 countries has led to the seizure of a staggering 500 tons of counterfeit drugs available...

Australia’s Data Retention Law Subject to Heavy Criticism

Australia’s ever-controversial data retention law came into effect in April of last year.Under the law, individuals’ metadata must be kept for at least two...

Trio Sentenced in Connection to Drug Deaths in Iowa

The sale and use of illicit drugs have been on the increase in the United States.The authorities, nonetheless, are working hard to contain this...

Ahead of Midterms, US Senate Candidate Voices Support for Ross Ulbricht’s Freedom

The movement to exonerate Ross Ulbricht, the currently incarcerated founder of Silk Road, has received a boost from a U.S.Senate candidate just weeks ahead...

California Man to Stand Trial for Allegedly Hiring Hitman on the Dark Web

A man from Riverside, California who recently appeared before a San Luis Obispo judge for his preliminary hearing, is set to go on trial...

Former Silk Road Admin ‘Libertas’ Pleads Guilty, Faces up to 20 Years in Prison

Gary Davis, the former Silk Road administrator popularly known as "Libertas," pleaded guilty in a federal court in Manhattan, New York to facilitating the...

Irish Court Denies Appeal to Ex-Police Officer Sentenced for Darknet Gun Purchase

A 32-year-old former officer of the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) failed in his quest to have his jail term shortened.Allen Kennedy, the...

Two Baltimore Men Plead Guilty in Multimillion-Dollar Darknet Drug Case

In Baltimore County, Maryland, two men have pleaded guilty to distribution of drugs via the dark web and the conspiracy to launder money.One of...

Ex-Dream Market Vendor ‘OxyMonster’ Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

Gal Vallerius, the former Dream Market moderator known on the dark web as “OxyMonster,” has been sentenced by a United States court to 20...

Police in California Using Undercover Tactics to Nab Those Involved in Drug Trade

The police in California have taken their fight against the dark web drug markets up a notch.At the heart of this is the use...

California Man Sentenced to 5 Years for Trafficking Unlicensed Firearms on the Dark Web

A 44-year-old resident of Grass Valley, California has been found guilty of illegally manufacturing and distributing unregistered rifles on the dark web.The man, Michael...

Police Raid Yields £300,000 Worth of Cocaine from Alleged Darknet Drug Dealer

City of London police recently raided the residence of a man in Loughton, Essex who was suspected to be manufacturing and supplying drugs on...

Federal Agents Now Disguising Themselves as Postal Workers

The promise of anonymity has driven some people into having total trust in the dark web as a surveillance-proof network.The hidden web is often...

SEC, DOJ and FBI Hold Meeting to Discuss Techniques to Curb Online Fraud

The advent of novel and advanced technologies in the modern times has been a facilitating factor to the current upsurge in fraud trends.With this...

Silk Road Founder Ross Ulbricht Faces Objections to Appeal

Ross William Ulbricht, alias Dread Pirate Roberts, the infamous Silk Road mastermind, has faced yet another obstacle in his quest to attain freedom.Apart from...

Police in West Devon, England Pressed to Action Following Series of Teen Drug Overdoses

A senior law enforcement officer in West Devon, England recently revealed that local teenagers are purchasing drugs from the dark web—a statement that follows...

Utah Teenager Facing Charges after Interception of Darknet-Bought Drugs

The Utah teenager who faced fresh charges after interception of darknet-bought drugs has denied accusations of a drug distribution.The youth was alleged to have...

Teen Avoids Jail Time by Confessing to Ordering a Bulk of Drugs from the...

An 18-year-old teenager from the English island of Jersey, off the coast of France, has escaped jail time after confessing to ordering a package...

Investigation Leads to Arrest of New Hampshire Couple, Dream Market Vendor

Earlier this month, the federal investigation and apprehension of a New Hampshire couple who have been linked to dark web-facilitated drug dealings was confirmed...

Indian Authorities Bust ‘Party Drug’ Dealer Who Sourced LSD and MDMA from the Dark...

As authorities worldwide work to rid society off the drug traffickers, a similar operation in India has proved successful as police in Chennai have...

FBI Reverses Judge’s Order for EA Hacker to Pay Bail in Bitcoin

News breaks about hacks and scams are now becoming a common thing especially if they are related to cryptocurrency.Among scandals trending, a man named...

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Discusses Justice Department’s Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions has declared an all-out war on any and all opioids, including its analogs.It all began by taking down...

Ohio Man Using the Alias ‘DARKKING22’ Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Drugs on the Dark...

Antoin Austin, the face behind the “DARKKING22” darknet handle, pleaded guilty to purchasing and distributing fentanyl and multiple opioid analogs from China via the...

Ex-Dream Market Vendor Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison

Cory Nicholas Skinner, a former postal employee who pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute 100 grams...

AlphaBay Weapons Buyer Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

Discussions surrounding the arms trade have occurred in corridors that correspond to those of the darknet business.In the latest development of law and order,...

How Dutch Police Carry Out Dark Web Operations

Dutch vendors have built a reputation within the dark web community for offering quality products from a wide range of options.Because of that, they...

Father and Son Plead Guilty in AlphaBay Drug Case

A father-son duo from Staten Island, New York who were arrested in August 2017 in connection to the massive AlphaBay takedown pleaded guilty this...

Utah Teenager Facing Fresh Charges After Interception of Darknet-Bought Drugs

In Summit County, Utah a teenager from Park City is facing fresh charges because of her involvement in drug-related activities after a parcel she...