A two-year international operation coordinated by INTERPOL has led to the rescue of 50 children, as well as the arrest and prosecution of child sex offenders in Thailand, Australia and the United States.
Operation Craven: 31 Arrested in Pedophile Investigation
The Spanish Civil Guard, working alongside the FBI, seized a website used to distribute illegal pornography featuring minors, arrested 31 suspects, and identified more than 100 victims.
Operation CROZET Suspect Hit with Six More Drug Trafficking Charges
A Maserati-driving, beach house-owning 25-year-old alleged at the helm of a multi-million dollar drug syndicate will face court on Friday, slapped with six additional charges relating to the alleged importation of cocaine, ketamine and MDMA worth $17 million.
DEA: 61 Arrested in Darkweb Opiate Operation
Federal law enforcement agencies announced the arrest of 61 suspects in an operation targeting darkweb drug trafficking organizations. In addition to the 61 suspected vendors, law enforcement agencies identified and spoke with more than 100 darkweb drug buyers.
AFP: Another Man Arrested for Role in Drug Importation Scheme
As a part of the ongoing investigation into a network of drug importers in Australia, the Australian Federal Police have arrested a fairly well-known Bitcoin trader for his role in the conspiracy. He allegedly imported more than 30 Kg of various illegal substances.
USAO Establishes a New Fentanyl Taskforce
A new initiative from Attorney General Jeff Sessions called “Operation Synthetic Opioid Surge” (S.O.S.) aims to tackle the use of fentanyl and fentanyl analogues “regardless of the drug quantity.”
Brazil: Feds Launch Three Launch Child Abuse Operations
The Brazilian Federal Police launched “Operation Ponto-Ponto” with the objective of combating the spread of images containing child pornography on the Internet. Five search and seizure warrants were being served in the cities of Maceió and Palmeira dos Índios.