Authorities Bust Darknet Fake Id Operation in Toledo

A fake id production operation has been busted in Toledo, Ohio. Three people were arrested in connection with the scheme.The activities involved the production...
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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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Undercover Agents Successfully Purchased AR-15 Automatic rifle on Dark Web

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released the outcome results of its undercover intelligence capability which mainly involves attempts to purchase firearms and...

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...

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...

Russian Hackers Sentenced to Prison Following Unprecedented Data Breach

Two Russian dark web hackers have been jailed in the United States after pleading guilty to orchestrating the largest credit-card theft in US history.Moscow...

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...
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Liberian Police Arrest 2 Airline Travelers for Transporting Cocaine Across Borders

Two drug traffickers were recently intercepted while smuggling drugs to Liberia through the Roberts International Airport by the Liberia Drug Enforcement Agency.The two men...
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Australian Man Arrested in Bali Airport with 19.97g of Crystal Methamphetamine

An Australian man has been arrested in a Bali airport for allegedly smuggling drugs into Indonesian territory. Officials suspected he was carrying drugs in...
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Court Issues 16-Year Sentence in Notorious Father-Son Drug Dealing Operation

A court in Portsmouth, England has just served a jail sentence in the case of a father and a son who operated drug-selling operations...
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Woman Alleged of Smuggling Fentanyl on Dark Web Found Dead

A Norwood, Ohio woman who was accused of using dark web markets to smuggle fentanyl has been found dead. She is believed to have...

Darknet Buyer Arrested After Posting Selfie & Signature Linked to Weapons Deal

Police in New South Wales, Australia brought to book a 28-year-old man who used darknet markets to buy illegal firearms.The man, who was identified...

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,...
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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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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...

Israeli Security Programmer Arrested for Breach Attempt

Israel law enforcement has apprehended a former cybersecurity firm developer who allegedly stole security software source code and tried to sell it anonymously through...

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...

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...
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Australian Border Force Officers Accused of Working Alongside Criminal Syndicate

An Australian border patrol officer is accused of working with drug smugglers as an inside job. It is alleged that the senior officer has...

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...

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...
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US Naval Academy Midshipmen Under Investigation for Allegedly Buying Drugs on Darknet

The U.S. Naval Academy is at the center of a criminal investigation after certain members of the institution were found to be involved in...

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 Judge Sentences 8+ Years to Dark Web Drug Dealer Tied to N-Bomb Death

A notorious drug trafficker in England has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison.The judge who presided the case ruled that 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...

Cartel Leader Pleads Guilty for Importing Narcotics into the U.S.

Damaso Lopez-Serrano, a notorious cartel leader who was popularly referred to as “Mini Lic,” has finally pleaded guilty in a federal court.He was the...
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Russian Hacker Suspected of Laundering $4B in Bitcoins to be Extradited to U.S.

The Greece Supreme Court has finally come to a unanimous decision and ruled to extradite a Russian money laundering suspect in favor of the...

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...

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...

21 People Arrested in Connection with Multiyear Drug Conspiracy Investigation

A notorious group of drug traffickers from the state of Alabama has finally been arrested according to a police report.The twenty-one suspects were arrested...

Raleigh Triplets Charged with Supplying Drugs Acquired from the Dark Web

Hardly a day passes without law enforcement dealing with cases of drug trafficking in the United States.The criminals involved have evolved to using dark...
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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...

Chinese Police Bring Down Darknet World Cup Gambling Ring

Going down as the most-watched event in the year 2018, the World Cup brought mixed feelings to billions of people across the globe.Apart from...

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...
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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...

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...

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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Two Alleged Darknet Drug Dealers Indicted in Ohio Court

Two Iowa men have been charged in court for allegedly using the dark web to sell drugs to a pair of college students in...

95 Darknet Fraudsters Arrested by European Authorities

Law enforcement agencies across Europe have arrested 95 criminals involved in darknet-supported credit card theft.These professional fraudsters were identified as affiliates to organized internet-based...

New Zealand Man to Spend 12 Months in Home Detention for Darknet Drug Charges

A New Zealand man has been placed on house arrest after he ordered methamphetamine on the dark web.This happened after he had been charged...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...
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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...

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...

Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation Agents Bust Two Notorious Drug Traffickers

Agents from the Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation have busted two central Florida drug traffickers in the middle of their business.The drug traffickers were caught...

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