By John E Dunn
04 August 10
UK and Irish police have today swooped on an international e-crime gang
accused of attempting to steal money from up to 20,000 online bank
accounts and credit cards in the countries.
Using initial estimates from the Metropolitan Police Central e-Crime
Unit (PCeU), the unnamed five men and one woman arrested are accused of
stealing 358,000 ($570,000), from 10,000 bank accounts and at least 3
million ($4.7 million) from a further 10,000 credit cards.
They are also accused of attempting to steal a further 1.14 million
($1.8 million) from online bank accounts.
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