Category: Bitcoin Scams

Alleged Bitcoin Fraudster Renwick Haddow Extradited From Morocco To US

Renwick Haddow, a British citizen and alleged Bitcoin fraudster has been extradited from Morocco to the U.S. and appeared in a Manhattan District Court on Friday, the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) announced April 13. The DoJ complaint alleges Haddow, 49, “misappropriated investor funds” and “made false and misleading representations” to investors in Bitcoin Store, […]

FBI Publishes PSA About Tech Support Fraud Targeting Cryptocurrency Holders

The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has published a public service announcement on March 28 warning about the prevalence of scammers posing as tech support for a variety of industries, including the cryptocurrency sector. The announcement defines tech support fraud as a “criminal claiming to provide customer, security, or technical support in an effort […]