US postal inspectors need ‘comprehensive crypto training,’ audit finds

The United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS), the law enforcement arm of the U.S. Postal Service, has conducted an internal audit of the way in which it carries out crypto-related investigations and found there’s significant room for improvement.

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Digital intelligence must overcome challenges to solving crypto crimes

While the value of cryptocurrencies has varied wildly in the last year, this has not diminished crypto’s attractiveness to criminals. Many of them are moving their illegal activities underground and outside the view of law enforcement.

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Swedish gov’t pays out $1.5M in Bitcoin to convicted drug dealer

The Swedish government has found itself in the unforeseen situation of paying out around $1.5 million worth of Bitcoin (BTC) to a convicted – and then jailed – drug dealer.
Two years ago, the man was convicted in a Swedish court for having illegally earned 36 Bitcoin through online drug sales.

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FBI joins Mirror Trading probe in Africa to help recover US investor funds

Investigations into the South African company Mirror Trading International (MTI) – widely seen as last year’s most ruinous Bitcoin (BTC) Ponzi scheme – are now engaging the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

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Anchorage Digital will custody crypto seized by US Marshals

Crypto custody bank Anchorage Digital will be providing digital asset services for the United States Marshals Service for seized funds related to federal crimes.
In a Wednesday announcement from Anchorage, the digital asset platform said the U.S.

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