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Hundreds Of 'Mr And Mrs Bigs' Arrested After Police Hack 'Military-Grade' Phone App

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

A military-grade encrypted communication system used by organised criminals trading in drugs and guns has been hacked by law enforcement in one of the biggest operations of its kind. Thousands of officers from the National Crime Agency, regional crime squads and every police force in the UK have been involved in a massive international sting that was launched in April. After four years of work by international teams, French investigators managed to access Encrochat, an encrypted platform used by 60,000 people worldwide, including around 10,000 in the UK, for what law enforcement agencies...
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Police arrest 746 and seize more than £54,000,000 after hacking crime gangs

Police arrest 746 and seize more than £54,000,000 after hacking crime gangs

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Police hacked military-grade encrypted communication system Encrochat which was being used by organised criminals trading in drugs and guns
Police have arrested 746 suspects and seized more than £54million in one of the UK's biggest crime operations.
A military-grade encrypted communication system used by organised criminals trading in drugs and guns was hacked in the international investigation.
Thousands of officers from the National Crime Agency, regional crime squads and every police force in the UK were involved in the massive sting that was launched in April.
After four years of...
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