bitcoin crime news

British phone provider TalkTalk gets hacked, receives a ransom demand of £80,000 and is threatened to the customer data being published.

August 20th, 2018

Three suspects have been detained by Chinese police in connection with an alleged cryptocurrency theft. The estimated damage made up $87 million USD.

November 6th, 2015

The United States Marshals Service has sold the last 44,000 bitcoins seized from the Silk Road marketplace.

November 3rd, 2015

The US Marshals Service plans to auction off the final chunk of 44,341 bitcoins confiscated from the Silk Road online dark market.

October 25th, 2015

British phone provider TalkTalk gets hacked, receives a ransom demand of £80,000 and is threatened to the customer data being published.