Jan 31, 2019 at 10:14
Bear Market did not Prevent Users From Engaging Themselves in Darknet
Prices were falling all last year but this fact didn’t prevent people from conducting transactions on the darknet. Moreover, reliable sources claim that the number of bitcoin payments on darknet by the end of 2018 doubled since the beginning of the year.
Dec 27, 2018 at 09:48
Drug Dealers: Nine Criminals Are Behind Bars for Dealing in Narcotics Using Crypto
Authorities in South Korea arrested 9 drug dealers who sold narcotics through an obscured online platform using crypto, according to a report by Korea Herald. The office of Seoul Central District Prosecutor revealed on December 23, 2018, that the purported criminals used the darknet and even developed a website purposely to sell drugs.
Jun 28, 2018 at 14:42
Darknet Crackdown: More than $20M in Cryptocurrency Seized by U.S. Authorities
US authorities have announced that most of their agents had been working clandestine on the Darknet a year ago. This bullish operation disclosed the correct identity of more than 50 vendors on various sites such as Hansa, Silk Road, Dream, Alpha Bay and many more, with more than 35 suspects arrested plus goods worth $23.6 million or more seized.
German Detectives Nab Darknet Traders
The darknet is the space where off-the-grid transactions occur. Commodities there range from drugs, and smuggled goods to human organs. Cryptocurrency has aided the flourishment of the darknet since it provides an undetectable payment system.