Over the past few weeks, LiveBitcoinNews has been actively covering various darknet arrests in Germany and other countries. New research shows how darknet crime in Germany is a big issue. More importantly, close to 600 individuals are under active investigation for the deep web involvement. These details came to light thanks to an undisclosed source with intimate knowledge of these investigations.
Germany Continues Its Witch Hunt Against The Deep Web
While it is true there is a lot of criminal activity taking place on the darknet; not everything is as bad as people may think. In Germany, a total of 600 investigations is related to the darknet, which only represents a minority of the people using these underground marketplaces. Then again, that does not mean illegal activity should be ignored by any means.
What is rather interesting is how not all of these people under investigation are residents of Germany. Most of them are, but the law enforcement officials are also looking into buyers and sellers active on German marketplaces as a foreigner. This still makes them German police’s responsibility to pursue, even though they can collaborate with other EU-based agencies on