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MIL-OSI Security: End of the road for fuel fraudsters: EU law enforcement seize 2.2 million kg of illicit fuel

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: End of the road for fuel fraudsters: EU law enforcement seize 2.2 million kg of illicit fuel

Source: Europol A six-month long joint operation targeting organised crime groups involved in fuel fraud has resulted in the arrests of 25 suspects so far and the seizure of 2.2 million kg of illicit fuel. This illegal trade can cause damage to vehicles’ engines, as the product is not compliant with the relevant European standards. […]

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MIL-OSI Security: 15 ways you could be the next victim of cybercrime

By   /  September 18, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, Cyber Security, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: 15 ways you could be the next victim of cybercrime

Source: Europol Europol’s latest cybercrime report provides insights into emerging threats and key developments Cybercriminals are adopting creative new techniques to target their victims at an unprecedented pace and are constantly seeking methods to avoid law enforcement detection. To stay ahead of them, law enforcement should target cybercriminals offering “off-the-shelf” cyber-attack services or products to […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Germany and Sweden take action against cyber fraud gang

By   /  September 15, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, Cyber Security, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Germany and Sweden take action against cyber fraud gang

Source: Europol With the support of Europol and Frontex, two suspects were arrested on 12 September in a series of coordinated raids across Germany and Sweden in an investigation targeting a Syrian organised crime group suspected of cyber fraud. House searches were carried out in Aachen, Dortmund and Essen (Germany), and in Nörrköping, Malmö and […]

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MIL-OSI Security: The new motorway robbery: 6 suspects arrested in France and Poland for EUR 1.5 million cargo robbery

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, Judiciary, Justice, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: The new motorway robbery: 6 suspects arrested in France and Poland for EUR 1.5 million cargo robbery

Source: Europol With the support of Europol and Eurojust, the French Gendarmerie and Polish Criminal Police have dismantled an organised crime group suspected of having committed at least 36 cargo thefts for a total estimated damage of EUR 1.5 million. 15 properties were searched simultaneously this week in Gorzow (Poland) and Nancy (France), and 3 […]

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MIL-OSI Security: 8 300 officers join forces to tackle crime from the Western Balkans

By   /  September 14, 2018  /  Crime, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: 8 300 officers join forces to tackle crime from the Western Balkans

Source: Europol Almost half a million people, vehicles and premises were checked during last week’s Joint Action Days (JADs) , coordinated by EMPACT Firearms and Europol, in the fight against crime originating from the Western Balkans. For four days 8 300 officers from 28 countries, parties, Frontex and INTERPOL, were active at Europol’s headquarters and […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Six arrested in hit against illegal television streaming in UK and Ireland

By   /  September 13, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, Cyber Security, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Six arrested in hit against illegal television streaming in UK and Ireland

Source: Europol After a year-long complex investigation coordinated by Europol, authorities in Hampshire, south east England, Scotland and Ireland have arrested six, suspected of illicitly distributing premium TV channels by using Internet Protocol television (IPTV) technology. Piracy is a criminal activity. Moreover, from a consumer perspective, not only is it illegal to subscribe to these […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Over 50 protected birds destined to be traded on the illegal market rescued in Italy

By   /  September 10, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Over 50 protected birds destined to be traded on the illegal market rescued in Italy

Source: Europol Rollers, hawfinches, jackdaws, goldfinches and serins were among the birds rescued Authorities identified a criminal group involved in collecting nests and protected birds in central Italy to later sell them on the illegal market This is a new trend in wildlife crime Law enforcement has observed a growing demand for rare birds on […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Kick-off of Project CARGO – Putting the brakes on cargo theft

By   /  September 6, 2018  /  Crime, Criminal, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Kick-off of Project CARGO – Putting the brakes on cargo theft

Source: Europol Today marks the kick-off of Project CARGO, an EU-financed project led by the German State Office of Investigation of Saxony-Anhalt targeting mobile organised crime groups specialised in cargo theft. On this occasion, investigators from 8 EU Member States (Germany, France, Czech Republic, Sweden, the Netherlands, Denmark and Austria), together with specialists from Europol […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Migrant smuggling and sham marriages: organised crime group dismantled

By   /  August 25, 2018  /  Crime, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Migrant smuggling and sham marriages: organised crime group dismantled

Source: Europol 5 arrested for smuggling Indian and Nepali nationals into the European Union via sham marriages. A dozen of migrants have benefited from such services. Each migrant paid the smugglers approximately EUR 12 000 for the full range of services  On 22 August 2018, searches and arrests were synchronised in Romania and Poland against […]

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MIL-OSI Security: Europe’s biggest illegal turtle farm dismantled

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  Criminal, Cyber Security, English, Europe, Europol, Intelligence, law, MIL OSI, MIL Security Intel OSI, Open Source Intel, Police, Security, Security Intelligence  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Security: Europe’s biggest illegal turtle farm dismantled

Source: Europol The Spanish Guardia Civil carried out the operation in which some 1 100 turtles and 750 eggs were rescued Three individuals have been arrested and three others detained Europol supported the operation by coordinating the exchange of information between Spain and the following European countries: Austria, France, Germany and Italy 14 of the […]

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