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Man arrested with ‘high-quality’ fake banknotes

A man who arrived in Mumbai on a flight from Dubai was arrested for carrying fake Rs 2,000 banknotes with a face value of...

South Korea’s bogus banknotes hit record low

The number of counterfeit banknotes found in South Korea hit a record low in 2019. According to Bank of Korea, the number of fake banknotes...

Police crack down on darknet counterfeit criminals

Europol has carried out house raids targeting buyers of fake banknotes made by a darknet counterfeit currency producer. The law enforcement agency says police officials...

Strategies for optimisation of security fibres

Joel Zlotnick, Traci Moran and Tyra McConnell Counterfeit Deterrence Laboratory Office of Fraud Prevention Programmes Bureau of Consular Affairs US Department of State Security fibres and planchettes are among...

Excellence in Holography Award winners

An advanced optical anti-counterfeiting solution for banknotes has won at the Excellence in Holography Awards 2019, organised by the industry trade body International Hologram...

‘VIP packages’ for illegal migrants

For a hefty amount of money, Vietnamese migrants can sign up for the so-called "VIP package" to the United Kingdom. $50,000 will (illegally) get you...