MDMA use drops due to COVID lockdowns, other drugs rise -EU report

LISBON, March 17 (Reuters) – The closure of nightclubs and bars during COVID-19 lockdowns in Europe is likely behind a significant drop in the use of party drug MDMA last year but consumption of other substances such as cocaine and cannabis kept rising, an EU study said on Thursday. Conducted by the Lisbon-based European Union…

Global Drug Survey reveals alcohol and drug habits during pandemic

Australians are officially the world’s biggest binge drinkers, but Britain and the US don’t lag far behind – featuring in the top five of the latest Global Drug Survey. Denmark and Finland ranked at second and third in the survey of more than 32,000 people from 22 countries which collected data from December 2020 to…

U.S. imposes sanctions on Russian darknet market and crypto exchange

WASHINGTON, dark web darknet market urls April 5 (Reuters) – The U.S. Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Tuesday on a Russia-based darknet market links darknet market site and dark web darknet market a cryptocurrency exchange that it said operates primarily out of Moscow and St. Petersburg. The sanctions against Russia-Based Hydra and dark market list…

MDMA use drops due to COVID lockdowns, other drugs rise -EU report

LISBON, March 17 (Reuters) – The closure of nightclubs and bars during COVID-19 lockdowns in Europe is likely behind a significant drop in the use of party drug MDMA last year but consumption of other substances such as cocaine and dark web markets cannabis kept rising, an EU study said on Thursday. Conducted by the…

The largest dark web market for illegal goods is no more

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> Two of the three largest dark web markets are closed for business. The Department of Justice and Europol announced Thursday that they have that served hundreds of thousands of customers trying to get their hands on illegal goods online. While you or dark markets I can easily buy groceries, electronics and…

Former Swiss police employee accused of selling weapons via darknet

ZURICH, April 8 (Reuters) – The former chief of logistics for a regional Swiss police force appeared in court on Thursday accused of falsely buying guns and bullets on behalf of his employer and selling them via the darknet market. Prosecutors allege that the man, dark websites who has not been identified, ordered weaponry and…

Inside busted illegal $220million darknet data centre

Footage has emerged of the inside of a five-storey abandoned underground NATO bunker built with 31inch thick concrete walls in Germany allegedly converted by criminal gangs into a high tech data centre to host darknet market websites.  An Australian man was arrested on Monday accused of running a $220million illegal darkweb marketplace – called the biggest…

MDMA use drops due to COVID lockdowns, other drugs rise -EU report

LISBON, March 17 (Reuters) – The closure of nightclubs and bars during COVID-19 lockdowns in Europe is likely behind a significant drop in the use of party drug MDMA last year but consumption of other substances such as cocaine and cannabis kept rising, an EU study said on Thursday. Conducted by the Lisbon-based European Union…

More than 150 arrested in global crackdown on Darknet traders:…

THE HAGUE, Oct 26 (Reuters) – At least 150 people have been arrested by European and U.S. authorities after a joint crackdown on traders of drugs, weapons and other illicit goods on darknet market e-commerce sites, Dutch media reported Tuesday citing police agency Europol. Cash and cryptocurrency worth 26.7 million euros ($31 million) and dark…

'Crocodile of Wall St' and husband argue they are not a flight risk

A lawyer for the self-proclaimed ‘Crocodile of Wall Street’, Heather Rhiannon Morgan, 31, and her husband Ilya ” Lichtenstein, 34, claim neither of them are ‘flight risks’ because Morgan has frozen embryos in the city. The couple’s lawyer, Samson Enzer, has urged a judge to allow them to be freed on $3million and $4.5million bail respectively, saying the…

One-third of the people reading this are thieves

id=”article-body” class=”row” section=”article-body” data-component=”trackCWV”> At least, that’s what a . Why? Because 36.4% of the 1.66 million computers survey had LimeWire, a popular peer-to-peer (P2P) program installed. Guilty by association? I have LimeWire installed on my Mac. This doesn’t make me a thief. In fact, I’ve bought a wide range of music through iTunes over…

Take 10 Minutes to Get Started With Darknet Market Links

In the shadowy corners of the internet, a hidden dark market url exists, operating away from the prying eyes of law enforcement agencies. Welcome to the realm of darknet markets, where buyers and sellers engage in illegal trades, from drugs to stolen data, all behind the anonymity of encrypted networks. Darknet markets are online marketplaces…