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LA County Sheriff's Deputy Discusses Tackling Crypto Crimes on Podcast

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Discusses Tackling Crypto Crimes on Podcast

Tony Moore discusses crypto crimes and law enforcement's evolving methods.

US Army Reveals That North Korea Has A Legion of 6,000 Hackers Working for the Nation

US Army Reveals That North Korea Has A Legion of 6,000 Hackers Working for the Nation

In a tactical report, the US Army unveiled that North Korea possessed government-based divisions assigned to cryptocurrency and crypto cybercrimes.

US House Committee to Probe Crypto Crimes in November Hearing

US House Committee to Probe Crypto Crimes in November Hearing

The US House Financial Services Committee will hold a hearing today, November 15, 2023, to examine illicit cryptocurrency activities, including money laundering and terrorist financing, and discuss the Department of Justice's focus on these crimes.

US DOJ Launches National Crypto Enforcement Team

US DOJ Launches National Crypto Enforcement Team

The US DOJ has unveiled establishing a National Cryptocurrency Enforcement Team (NCET), a law enforcement task force fighting crypto crime.

Ireland's CAB Seizes Bitcoin Worth €52 Million from Drug Dealer

Ireland's CAB Seizes Bitcoin Worth €52 Million from Drug Dealer

Ireland’s Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) has been given the go-ahead by the high court to seize Bitcoin valued at €52 million, approximately $56 million USD, from a forty-nine-year-old drug dealer.

Police Arrests 2 Suspects Involved in 2016 Bitfinex Hack

Police Arrests 2 Suspects Involved in 2016 Bitfinex Hack

U.S. authorities have arrested a Manhattan-based couple identified as Lichtenstein and Morgan, suspected to be a part of the masterminds behind the 2016 Bitfinex exchange hack.

Authorities in the U.S and Brazil Disrupt Crypto Fraud Ring

Authorities in the U.S and Brazil Disrupt Crypto Fraud Ring

The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement recently reported an investigation by the Brazilian National Police, U.S. Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and other law enforcement agencies that led to the disruption of crypto-related fraud across several countries but with operational base in Curitiba, Brazil

Kaspersky Report: Bitcoin Crime to Rise in 2021 Due to Covid-19 Induced Poverty

Kaspersky Report: Bitcoin Crime to Rise in 2021 Due to Covid-19 Induced Poverty

According to a new Kaspersky report, the coronavirus pandemic will increase cases of crypto and Bitcoin crimes in 2021.

Waze Co-Founder Uri Levine Says Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin is Only for Crime and Dark Economy

Waze Co-Founder Uri Levine Says Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin is Only for Crime and Dark Economy

Uri Levine, Waze Co-Founder, has revealed that he believes Bitcoin and other crypto assets are purely for the dark economy and only really leveraged by criminals.

Ripple and Chainalysis to Discuss How Crypto for Crime and Child Exploitation Can Be Prevented

Ripple and Chainalysis to Discuss How Crypto for Crime and Child Exploitation Can Be Prevented

An illicit way in which cryptocurrencies have been used in the digital age has been to drive the distribution of child sexual abuse material (CSAM).

US Treasury Sanctions Two Men Accused of Laundering Crypto for North Korean Cyber Crime Syndicate

US Treasury Sanctions Two Men Accused of Laundering Crypto for North Korean Cyber Crime Syndicate

The US Treasury Department Office of Foreign Asset Control has sanctioned two men believed to involved in laundering stolen cryptocurrency from a 2018 cyberattack against a cryptocurrency exchange.

White House Budget Urges Legislation to Return Secret Service to Treasury Due to Crypto Crime Surge

White House Budget Urges Legislation to Return Secret Service to Treasury Due to Crypto Crime Surge

Cryptocurrencies, and other technological advancements, projected as a threat to the international financial marketplace, the department believes has contributed to more groups of criminal organizations and more links between financial and electronic crimes combined.

Twitter Bitcoin Hack Demonstrates That Crypto Fraud is Easier to Track Than Fiat

Twitter Bitcoin Hack Demonstrates That Crypto Fraud is Easier to Track Than Fiat

Cryptocurrency regulation was the hot topic during an ongoing panel hosted by the Association of Certified Financial Crime Specialists.

US Government Creates Cyber Fraud Task Force to Put an End to Crypto Crime

US Government Creates Cyber Fraud Task Force to Put an End to Crypto Crime

The US Secret Service is hoping to put an end to the increasing money-laundering cases that have erupted with the rise of COVID-19, by creating a special division, dubbed the Cyber Fraud Task Force (CFTF).

Why Regulated Banks Have Greater Potential For Financial Crime Than Bitcoin and Crypto

Why Regulated Banks Have Greater Potential For Financial Crime Than Bitcoin and Crypto

While agencies focus their attention on transparent Bitcoin transactions, banks have had an official free pass disclaimer to facilitate money laundering the entire time.

UN Agency Advises Kenya to Embrace Blockchain Technology to Tame Corruption

UN Agency Advises Kenya to Embrace Blockchain Technology to Tame Corruption

The United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) wants Kenya to embrace blockchain technology to fight runaway corruption.

Bitcoin Price Drop, An Aftermath of Janet Yellen Calling the Cryptocurrency "Extremely Inefficient"

Bitcoin Price Drop, An Aftermath of Janet Yellen Calling the Cryptocurrency "Extremely Inefficient"

The crypto market with Bitcoin in the lead is down following comments from Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen that BTC is mainly used in crime and is inefficient.

Bithumb CEO Summoned by South Korean Authorities Following Police Raid on Offices

Bithumb CEO Summoned by South Korean Authorities Following Police Raid on Offices

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bithumb Holdings, Lee Jung-hoon has been summoned by the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency's Intelligent Crime Investigation Unit following the unit's incessant raid on the exchange.

European Union Parliament Considers Petition for Crypto Fraud Victims Fund

European Union Parliament Considers Petition for Crypto Fraud Victims Fund

European Union Parliament is considering a petition from a consortium of individuals and companies to establish a restitution fund for victims of crypto-fraud.

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