Crypto Crimewave: Hundreds of victims blackmailed for bitcoin
Mar19

Crypto Crimewave: Hundreds of victims blackmailed for bitcoin

UK Police forces received a total of 562 reports of blackmail for bitcoin according to research from Parliament Street think tank throughout 2018 and 2019, according to official figures. The data, obtained via the Freedom of Information Act (FOI) provides an insight into the substantial amount of crimes involving the bitcoin, widely believed to be the most popular cryptocurrency. A total of 13 police forces gave responses to the...

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