Two men in South Korea have been sentenced for building a bitcoin pyramid scheme that swindled around $20 million from investors.
Police in China have arrested the founders of a claimed cryptocurrency pyramid scheme that amassed $13 million from over 13,000 people.
A New York resident has been indicted on fraud charges for tricking residents into investing in worthless binary options and a proprietary token.
A Philippines senator is seeking to speed up the passage of legislation that would increase the penalties for crimes involving cryptocurrencies.
Toughened bitcoin trading rules in mainland China may have led to a Taiwanese bitcoin miner being shot by gangland investors, a report suggests.
Two bitcoin brokers in Singapore were assaulted and robbed by nearly $300,000 in cash while meeting with a prospect bitcoin seller offline.
An Indian government think tank is working on a blockchain solution aimed to combat the country's roaring counterfeit drugs trade.
South Korean police on Thursday detained four executives from two cryptocurrency exchanges over alleged embezzlement.
Companies using cheap electricity to mine cryptocurrencies at industrial complexes in South Korea have reportedly been arrested by police.
An Arizonan bitcoin trader has been convicted for using the cryptocurrency to launder the proceeds of drug deals.