Dismantling of an encrypted network sends shockwaves through organised crime groups across Europe | Europol Newsroom – July 2, 2020

(Europol Newsroom)  At a joint press conference today, French and Dutch law enforcement and judicial authorities, Europol and Eurojust have presented the impressive results of a joint investigation team to dismantle EncroChat, an encrypted phone network widely used by criminal networks.

Over the last months, the joint investigation made it possible to intercept, share and analyse millions of messages that were exchanged between criminals to plan serious crimes. For an important part, these messages were read by law enforcement in real time, over the shoulder of the unsuspecting senders. →

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Operation Underground Railway: Modern-Day Extraction of Trafficked Children – November 25, 2018

Modern-day slavery – child trafficking – is a $150 billion illegal industry worldwide and growing. This contemporary underground railway extracts them and sees to the arrest of child traffickers. Thanks to Janine.

 

http://ourrescue.org/about#process

Since being founded in December 2013, we’ve gathered the world’s experts in extraction operations and in anti-child trafficking efforts to bring an end to child slavery. O.U.R.’s Underground Jump Team consists of former CIA, Navy SEALs, and Special Ops operatives that lead coordinated identification and extraction efforts. These operations are always in conjunction with law enforcement throughout the world.

Once victims are rescued, a comprehensive process involving justice for the perpetrators and recovery and rehabilitation for the survivors begins.

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