Tabooless Member is Identifying Suspects for Police

Tabooless Member is Identifying Suspects for Police
An ongoing case at the district court of Freiburg has revealed more information about members of Tabooless Chat as well as the investigation that ended the site. The case focused on the abuse of a child in Staufen but recent developments revealed that many of the suspects had met on Tabooless, used Tabooless actively, and possibly held administrative (or similar) positions.

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Operation Sky: Eight Arrested for Sharing Child Abuse Content

Operation Sky: Eight Arrested for Sharing Child Abuse Content
According to [an announcement on the Spanish National Police’s website](https://www.policia.es/prensa/20180508_1.html), an international operation conducted by the National Police’s Central Cybercrime Unit led to the arrest of eight individuals for sharing child exploitation content on darknet chatrooms and through Skype.

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BKA: Fighting Darknet Child Abuse Forums

BKA: Fighting Darknet Child Abuse Forums
Matthias Wenz, Deputy Head of a unit of the German Federal Police dedicated to crimes against children, talked about the current state of child abuse on the clearnet and darknet. He spoke about the limitations in child pornography investigations, the victims of these crimes, and the changes needed in punishing child pornography law violations.

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Tabooless Chat Admin Sentenced to Prison

Tabooless Chat Admin Sentenced to Prison
According to several German media outlets, the 50-year-old moderator or administrator of the darknet child abuse chatroom Tabooless Chat received a prison sentence of three and a half years for his role in moderating the site. According to evidence revealed in the courtroom, the man confessed to his crimes and had actually been in police custody since November 2017.

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Chicago Woman Hired a Hitman on the Darknet

Chicago Woman Hired a Hitman on the Darknet

A Chicago woman has been charged for allegedly hiring a hitman on the darknet to kill the wife of a man with whom she had an affair. Like many of the darknet “murder-for-hire” cases, the police received a tip from a fake hitman third party that sparked an investigation in early April 2018.


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German Police Bust Darknet Child Abuse Site

German Police Bust Darknet Child Abuse Site
German authorities have somewhat of skill when it comes to taking down darknet child abuse forums and chatrooms. The German Federal Criminal Police Office recently took down Elysium. Now, Hanover police and the Hanover Public Prosecutor took down a massive child abuse chatroom with tens of thousands of members. They have also arrested two administrators.

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