silk road probe

Former U.S. Secret Service Agent Admits $820,000 Bitcoin Theft in Silk Road Probe
September 1st, 2015

Shaun Bridges, a former Secret Service agent, pleaded guilty on Monday to diverting to his personal account over $800,000 worth of bitcoins during an investigation into online black marketplace Silk Road.

Corrupt DEA Agent Pleads Guilty to Bitcoin Theft in Silk Road Probe
July 2nd, 2015

On Wednesday, Carl Mark Force, a former DEA agent, pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice during the two years he spent investigating the drug-dealing website Silk Road.