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#Justice WASHINGTON DC
South Korean National & Hundreds Of Members Worldwide Charged In Largest Darknet Child Pornography Website TAKEDOWN

Jong Woo Son, South Korea
nine-count indictment #unsealed #Bitcoin

CD #Benczkowski DC
@POTUS @TraffickStop
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@POTUS @TraffickStop The nine-count indictment was unsealed along with a parallel civil forfeiture action.

An additional 337 site users WORLDWIDE have been arrested and charged.

USA
UK
GERMANY
SAUDI ARABIA
UAE
CZECH R
CAN
AU
SPAIN
IRELAND
BRAZIL
SOUTH KOREA

DC #Liu #HSI #ICE #IRS
#DARKNET
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@POTUS @TraffickStop “Darknet sites that profit from the sexual exploitation of children are among the most vile and reprehensible forms of criminal behavior” #Benczkowski

“We will continue to pursue such criminals ...to ensure they receive the punishment their terrible crimes deserve” #Liu
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Fakten von @netzpolitik_org:

Etat des #Verfassungsschutz'es von 2015 bis heute beinahe verdoppelt – von 230 Millionen Euro auf 421 Millionen Euro.

netzpolitik.org/2019/mehr-uebe…
Das #Bundeskriminalamt erhielt 2015 noch 430 Millionen Euro, während es in diesem Jahr bereits 792 Millionen sind.
#BND erhielt 2015 noch 615 Millionen Euro, während im Haushalt für 2020 stattliche 967 Millionen Euro vorgesehen sind.
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U.S. and Korean authorities say they broke up one of the world’s largest markets for #ChildPornography, a crime that is proliferating at a furious pace with the rise of #cryptocurrency and #encrypted online content.
bloomberg.com/news/articles/…
Since agents shuttered the site in March 2018, authorities have arrested 337 site users in 11 countries including the U.K., Germany, Brazil, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, and in more than two dozen U.S. states.
The site, encouraged users to upload videos, included 100s of 1,000s of illicit images not previously seen by authorities. 23 minor victims in the U.S., U.K. and Spain were rescued. They were being actively abused by users of the site, which operated from June 2015-March 2018.
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@ericgarland @bohemiarch @USTreasury And if anything, the results of FinCEN investigations are probably even *more* sensitive of late, given just how much is collectively unraveling, from bitcoin/cryptocurrency to offshore LLCs/Paradise Papers/Panama Papers, #DeutscheBank, Cypriot banks, #DanskeBank, real estate...
@ericgarland @bohemiarch @USTreasury Oligarch assets under targeted @USTreasury sanctions, #Darknet black markets like Hansa & the 420,000+ personal profiles seized by law enforcement, the 72,000+ & 200,000+ users of illegal pornography Darknet sites, the 10,000s of identities given to the IRS by Coinbase, et al...
@ericgarland @bohemiarch @USTreasury Plus all the evidence sources which easily integrate into everything above.

Communications between known conspirators/criminals and other known or unknown perpetrators, LLCs directly connected to 9/11 short selling or directly descended from short-selling vehicles...
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⚫️Operation Blackwrist⚫️

Launched by Interpol after
it detected images showing
11 boys aged under 13
being abused on [dark net] site
where people can use encrypted software
2 maintain secrecy.

Arrests made in
Thailand, Australia + US
+ more are expected
⚫️Operation Blackwrist⚫️

√ Montri Salangam 👈
who abused 1 of his nephews,
sentenced to 146 years
in prison in Thailand.

√ While an accomplice, 👈
a pre-school teacher,
got 36 years.

#DarkNet
bbc.com/news/world-483…
⚫️Operation Blackwrist⚫️

√ Ruecha Tokputza,👈
caught in Australia,
sentenced to 40 yrs
after pleading guilty to
51 charges against
11 babies + boys!

Heaviest sentence 👈
ever handed down
in Australia
4 child sex offenses.

#OperationBlackwrist
bbc.com/news/world-483…
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Thread.
Selected list of #indictments and #sentencings
Aug 15-22, 2018
👇
1. Ricky Johnston from Las Vegas admitted to receiving over 600 images of toddlers & children engaged in sexually explicit conduct. He was sentenced to 144 months in federal prison.

#childpornography #childsexabuse #RickyJohnston #projectsafechildhood

justice.gov/usao-nv/pr/las…
2. Operation Darkness Falls results in arrest one of the most prolific dark net drug dealers in the world.
Matthew & Holly Roberts used the darknet marketplace to distribute #fentanyl #oxycodone #heroin #meth & other drugs.

#darknet #silkroad #alphabay
justice.gov/usao-ndoh/pr/o…
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Thread.
Selected list of #indictments for June 27, June 28, and June 29, 2018
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1. First Nationwide Undercover Operation Targeting Darknet Vendors Results in Arrests of More Than 35 Individuals Selling Illicit Goods and the Seizure of Weapons, Drugs and More Than $23.6 Million

#darknet #drugtrafficking #weaponstrafficking

justice.gov/opa/pr/first-n…
2. Multiple convictions in federal sex trafficking cases

#childsextrafficking #indianapolis #indiana

justice.gov/usao-sdin/pr/m…
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