A 27-year-old man appeared before the Criminal Court of Caen (Calvados) for trying to sell counterfeit euro notes he had purchased on the darknet.
Russia: Massive Darknet Drug Operation Underway
Russian law enforcement conducted a massive operation against darknet drug trafficking sites. They utilized photo uploading sites and identified more than 20 darknet sites this year. They have seized 118kg of various illegal substances as well.
Trappy Sentenced to Almost Four Years in Prison
Ronald L. Wheeler III, a/k/a Trappy, has been sentenced for conspiracy to commit access device fraud while working as a public relations specialist for the Dark Web Marketplace AlphaBay.
Drug Commander May Get Out of Prison Early
Although it was not mentioned in the courtroom during his most recent hearing, former darknet vendor “Drogenkommandant” may not have to serve all nine years of his prison sentence, a judge has now revealed.
Deutschland im Zwiebelnetz
Deutschland im Zwiebelnetz is a reboot of the famous DiDW (Germany in the Deepweb aka Germanyhusicaysx) that German authorities seized in the wake of the Munich massacre. The gunman, David Sonboly, had allegedly purchased his Glock from the site and sealed the site’s fate.
NoStress Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison
A Florida judge sentenced a former darknet vendor to nine years in prison for distribution of methamphetamine and laundering money. The vendor, NoStress, sold on Agora, Nucleus, and on Dream market.
‘Child Porn’ Found on Man’s Lost USB Drive
An engineer from Charenton, France, was sentenced to 18 months in prison with a suspended sentence after someone found his USB drive, plugged it into their computer, and discovered more than 300 pictures and videos depicting “child pornography.”
Archaeological Artifact Traffickers Caught in Tunisia
A press release from Tunisia’s Interior Ministry revealed that the Cybercrime unit of the Aouina National Guard uncovered a group of archaeological artifact traffickers selling artifacts through the darknet.
Operation DRYER: Eight LSD Dealers Arrested in Spain and Austria
The Civil Guard, together with the Tax Agency and the Austrian Police, within the framework of Operation DRYER, have dismantled in Spain and Austria a criminal network dedicated to the production, development and distribution of NPS (New Psychoactive Substances) at an international level.
Roger Clark aka Variety Jones Being Held at Brooklyn MDC
Roger Clark aka Variety Jones pleaded not guilty at his arraignment hearing before Judge William H. Pauley, III. He is currently being held at the Brooklyn MDC via detention on consent without prejudice.