Crypto companies are poaching UK cyber police with triple pay: report

Offers of triple pay are luring some specially trained UK cybercrime police officers into the private sector, and the trend is expected to increase, Bloomberg reported on Friday.

In 2018, the UK began training about 250 officers to investigate, seize, and realize the value of digital currencies, Bloomberg said. Last year, UK Metropolitan Police seized about $400 million of crypto in two hauls involving money laundering, The Block reported.

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