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Maryland Man Jailed for 57 Months for Dark Web Drug Distribution

A Maryland based man was convicted and sentenced to over five years in prison in a federal court. He was also given three years of supervision after release from the prison for what the court documents quoted as drug distribution and money laundering charges. The man, identified as Ryan Farace, 34, was said to be involved in the lucrative illegal ... Read More »

A Lexington Man Convicted for Drug Trafficking and Money Laundering

A 46-year-old man, identified as Ansar I. McIver from Lexington, was convicted to over 20 years in prison for distributing the killer opioid, fentanyl, cocaine, and heroin and also for money laundering. The suspect was severely punished by United States District Judge, Danny C. Reeves, who also ordered him to pay a fine of about $586,000 in cash. According to ... Read More »

Latvian Arrested for Ordering Darknet Packages of Drug from Netherlands on ‘Dream market’

A Latvian teenage citizen was arrested and detained by the Border and Customs Police of the States Revenue Authority for allegedly ordering and receiving illegal drug packages procured off the dark web. The illicit packages are believed to have been shipped from the Netherlands and Holland after having been paid for with virtual currencies and delivered through postal services to ... Read More »

The Bottom of a Dark Web Drug Investigation Unprecedented in Canada

On April 26 last year (2017) a border and customs officer suffered serious respiratory complications after handling parcels at the Canada Post’s Léo Blanchette sorting station in Montreal, Saint-Laurent Borough. His colleagues at the station discovered that the parcels had been imported from Spain and contained fentanyl, an illegal and fatal narcotic 40 times more potent than heroin. The incident ... Read More »

Two Former Cedar Falls Men Sentenced in Carfentanil Drug Case

Two former young men from Cedar Falls, who were arrested for buying and selling elephant tranquilizers on the dark web, have been sentenced. The two bought what they believed were prescription tablets on the dark web but later learned the pills contained carfentanil, an elephant tranquilizer. Evan Paul Sage, 20, and Cameron James Lensmeyer, 21, who are currently living in ... Read More »

Police in Gederner Seize Drugs and Weapon from a Dark Web Vendor in ‘Drug Mecca’ Village

A dark web drug and weapons dealer from a notorious drug village in Gedern, Giessen, nicknamed the ‘Drug Mecca,’ has been presented before Gießen District Court to face trial. The suspect is accused of buying amphetamines, ecstasy pills, and firearms on the dark web which he resold to his customers in the village. The 26-year-old defendant from the Wetterraukreis district ... Read More »

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Research – Categorization of Content Hosted on Freenet

Western societies have recently been highly attentive to a part of the internet known as the darknet during the past few years. While mainstream media has focused on the criminal aspects of these invisible parts of the internet, research, on the other hand, has paid more attention to the darknet technology, known as Tor. A recently published research paper focused ... Read More »

Dark Web Drug Dealer, Who’s Drugs Caused the Death of a Star, Has His Sentence Reviewed

The drug dealer, who ultimately caused the death of a reality star after he supplied her with illegal drugs before she fell from a window, will have his fully suspended sentence reviewed following public outrage. The 27-year-old reality star, Aimee Spencer, who participated in the Newcastle reality show, fell from a first-floor window on July 11, 2016, at Chichester Terrace, ... Read More »

Arrests in Limburg After Search into Drug Trafficking and Money Laundering on Dark Web

A long-running search and investigation by police in Limburg, Drenthe, and Overijssel have led to a total of five successful arrests last Tuesday on account of illegal drug production, drug trafficking, and money laundering on the dark web via cryptocurrencies, reported the police on Thursday. The five suspects are a 52-year-old woman and a 54-year-old man both from Roermond, a ... Read More »

Crazy ‘dangerous’ drug from dark web put a teen in the hospital

A teenager from Grain Valley City, in the Kansas City metropolitan area, has recently been admitted to a hospital because of an overdose of a drug named carfentanil. The teenager unsuspectingly overdosed on the drug, which he thought was the regular oxycodone that he is used to taking. Fortunately, he was found alive but unconscious by emergency services who also ... Read More »

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Queensland Drug Lab Detections Reduce as Dark Web Challenges the Police

Queensland Police Services (QPS) have indicated that illegal drug lab detections have reduced significantly as the dark web continues to pose a significant challenge to law enforcement agencies. Queensland was once named as the ‘meth lab capital’ due to the high number of illegal drug labs in the state. In the last five years, the number of illicit and home ... Read More »

Dark web Drug dealer spared jail after admitting on the charges

A dark web drug dealer identified as Daniel Lewis is counting himself lucky after the court decided to pardon his jail term. The bodybuilder who distributed a wide range of drugs from his house basement is said to have caused a number of victim’s deaths. Law enforcement arrested him at his residence after one of the victims, Aimee Spencer, fell ... Read More »

FDA Runs Operation to Takedown Illegal Drug Stores Online

In late October, the United States Food and Drug Administration announced the completion of an operation that targeted more than 400 websites that illegally distributed opioids and other drugs not intended for human consumption. The operation, according to an official announcement, was part of an international investigation into illicit drug sales led by Interpol and involving dozens of supporting agencies ... Read More »