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Toilet Cam Pedophile Admits Using Dark web Child Abuse Sites

In Waukesha County, Wisconsin, an 18-year-old restaurant employee landed in hot water after a co-worker discovered hidden cameras he had installed in the employee restroom. Like the other “toilet-cam” pedophiles, this teenager openly told the police that he had actively used darknet child pornography sites to share and download child abuse content along with non-consensual “intimate representation” videos. After a ... Read More »

Florida Pedophile Downloaded Child Abuse Pictures via Verizon Cellphone

A city employee of St. Augustine, Florida, had allegedly downloaded hundreds of child abuse pictures and videos from darknet sites before a so-called “cyber-tip” led to his arrest. Florida law enforcement, after receiving the tips and conducting an investigation based on the evidence provided by the tipster, raided the man’s home and seized the 37-year-old’s phones and computers. After discovering ... Read More »

Former PlayPen Member Sentenced to Life in Prison

U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Rose sentenced a former member of the darknet child abuse forum “PlayPen” to life imprisonment and another 10 years on top of the life sentence. Both the judge and an Assistant United States Attorney called the man’s crimes the worst he had ever seen and that the only fitting sentence was life imprisonment. No other ... Read More »

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The Onion Report: The Tor Project at HOPE

Every two years the Hackers On Planet Earth (HOPE) conference is held at the Hotel Pennsylvania in New York City. The Tor Project has held a panel discussion on the state of the Tor Project at each HOPE called The Onion Report, during which the new developments at the Tor Project are discussed. At this year’s HOPE, The Onion Report ... Read More »

Рharmacokinetics of mephedrone

Written translated and contributed by  Hydra market. Mephedrone belongs to synthetic cathinones and is one of the most widespread SAS in the Russian Federation and in the world as a whole nowadays. The volumes of its trafficking are comparable to the volumes of trafficking in amphetamine and more recently they surpass them, according to the different specialists` research. The forum ... Read More »

Cocaine Trafficker Sentenced to Six Years in Federal Prison

The U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia announced that convicted cocaine trafficker from Alexandria was sentenced to six years in prison for shipping cocaine across the United States for several years. The man, according to court documents, shipped cocaine to buyers across the United States who then sold the drugs to their own customers. He had also, in ... Read More »

Seventh Man Admits Guilt in the Freiburg Abuse Case

A 33-year-old man from Spain—the seventh suspected child abuser in the Freiburg abuse case—admitted his role in the child abuse linked to the darknet chatroom “Tabooless Chat” and the darknet child abuse forum “Elysium.” The man will be the last defendant on trial in this case until the mother of the victim and her partner receive final prison sentences and ... Read More »

Cop Gets Probation in Child Abuse Case Linked to Darknet Forum

Homeland Security Investigations, Interpol, and the Colorado Internet Crimes against Children Task Force conducted an investigation into a former El Paso County sheriff’s deputy who had sexually assaulted a child, taken pictures of the abuse, and described the sexual assault on a darknet child abuse forum. The case has drawn attention from the media due, in part, to the convicted ... Read More »

Russian FreeHacks Forum on the Darknet

The darknet to some people is almost synonymous with all things illegal. Nothing could be more misrepresented, however. While indeed it helps aid anonymous engagements, assuring users of freedom and security to exercise all that pertains to them away from observation, the darknet has been grossly defined by negatively by government agencies and the like. The core intent of the ... Read More »

Neustadter Youth Drug Supplier Jailed

A 29-year-old responsible for large-scale drug trafficking through the darknet has been sentenced to nine years and six months in prison. The young man was charged and handed the sentence by the presiding Judge, Klaus Halves, in a German Court in Coburg district. The convict was brought to court to answer to charges on drug dealing on the deep web ... Read More »

US Military Data Offered on Darknet

At the beginning of last month, the darknet had its first in military data offering. In a bizarre sale of hacked military documents, a cyber-security monitoring network, Recorded Future, chanced on what could prove vulnerabilities in military devices. In a strange twist, the hacker offered the data for a measly $100 – $150. The Inskit Group from Recorded Future monitors ... Read More »

How To Torrent Pharmaceutical Drugs

At the recent Hackers On Planet Earth (HOPE) conference, Dr. Michael S. Laufer the chief spokesman for the biohacker collective known as the Four Thieves Vinegar Collective, gave his second presentation at the hacker conference. Laufer is a doctor of mathematics, not a doctor of medicine, but he works on a project that could change how people can get access ... Read More »

Former GP Cleared of “Crimebay” Murder for Hire Charges

Dr. David Crichton, a former GP from Bournemouth, Dorset, had blamed his financial advisor for the loss of almost $400,000 from his pension fund. After discovering the losses and that his financial advisor had provided poor advice, the retired GP sent suicide notes to his financial advisor. And then he signed up for Crimebay—a fake hitman site on the darknet—and ... Read More »

Italian Man Busted After Returning to a Burned Drop

Italian authorities revealed how a 34-year-old known only as “M.F.” in the press had almost avoided arrest while at the center of a drug trafficking investigation. The man, a former resident of Rome, had allegedly been buying large quantities of drugs on the darknet and then reselling them in ways unknown to the police. Despite the dealer’s best efforts to ... Read More »

Third Suspect Arrested in Connection with NSW Drug Syndicate

Not long after suspected drug trafficker Dov Tenenboim named his accomplices in an Australian courtroom, Australia’s Strike Force Bergmark arrested yet another alleged member of the drug trafficking syndicate that had imported more than a million dollars worth of drugs from Europe. The police, in late July, arrested Daniel Sopher—the third member of the darknet drug trafficking group operating out ... Read More »