20 Year-Old British Model Kidnapped; Nearly Auctioned for Over $350k in Bitcoin
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Man Tortured For His Bitcoin: 4 Ways to Protect Your BTC Funds

A Bitcoin trader from South Africa has reportedly been drugged, kidnapped, and tortured over his Bitcoin holdings. The assault happened after the man followed an invite to an anonymous...

Georgi Georgiev | 8 months ago
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Bulgarian Officials Caught Accepting Bitcoin Bribes to Issue...

A handful of Bulgarian officials were busted accepting Bitcoin bribes for illegally issued passports. Busted! A trio of Bulgarian officials was recently arrested for accepting bribes...

Eustace Cryptus | 9 months ago
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U.S. Senate Candidate Vows to Speak with President Trump About...

Ross Ulbricht could have a powerful voice advocating for his freedom if U.S. Senate Candidate Eric Brakey is elected. Cruel and Unusual Punishment? Ross Ulbricht, the founder of Silk...

Eustace Cryptus | 9 months ago
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Cryptocurrencies ‘Are Absolutely a Good Thing’ (Despite...

Despite the risks involved with investing in the still nascent cryptocurrency market, one chief security scientist believes that cryptocurrencies are still “absolutely a good...

Adam James | 1 year ago
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Skycoin Freezes Funds After Staff ‘Take CEO Hostage’ And...

Allegations of criminal activity continue at Skycoin as executives freeze funds to contain fallout from a theft by the coin’s own marketing team. 18 BTC, Skycoins Stolen In...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
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13-Year-Old Bitcoin Kidnapping Victim Found Safe

A young 13-old-year boy who had been kidnapped last Sunday in South Africa has been found safe and sound. His kidnappers had demanded a Bitcoin ransom of roughly $120,000. There is...

Jeff Francis | 1 year ago
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London Police Seize $700K in Bitcoin from Prolific Hacker

In a recent case, the London police were able to seize $700,000 worth of Bitcoin from Grant West, a notorious hacker.   Cryptocurrency Seized A recent article from USA Today reports...

Ashour Iesho | 1 year ago
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‘Discount Bitcoin Bandits’ Charged in Robberies

A duo dubbed the “Discount Bitcoin Bandits” have been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from individuals intending to purchase cryptocurrency in the Los Angeles...

Patrick Smith | 1 year ago
'Cryptocurrencies Not a Threat' Says Hong Kong Report on Organized Crime
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‘Cryptocurrencies Not a Threat’ Says Hong Kong Report on...

The Financial Services and Treasury (FSTB) of Hong Kong has released its Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Risk Assessment report which indicates that cryptocurrencies are left...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
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Authorities Blame Bitcoin for Opioid Drug Epidemic

Authorities have found a new scapegoat to blame for the ongoing opioid drug epidemic going on in the United State: Bitcoin. Eagle Scout Turned Drug Dealer Aaron Shamo is a Utah native...

Patrick Smith | 1 year ago
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Iceland’s Crypto Mining Theft Mastermind Rearrested after...

The alleged organizer of a string of computer thefts in Iceland has been arrested in Amsterdam after going on the run from an Icelandic prison. The computers in question were used for...

Nikita Blows | 1 year ago
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Love Turns Ugly as Woman Arrested for Bitcoin Murder-For-Hire Plot

A woman in Illinois is facing up to 20 years in prison for a Bitcoin murder-for-hire plot she put in place against the wife of the man she had an affair with. Love can make people do...

Jeff Francis | 1 year ago

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