800 arrested worldwide in huge crime sting

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    #Police arrested 800 people in a huge global sting involving #encryptedphones used by #criminals that were secretly planted by law enforcement agencies, the EU police agency #Europol said Tuesday. “This information led over the last week to hundreds of law enforcement operations on a global scale from New Zealand to #Australia to Europe and the USA, with impressive results,” Jean-Philippe Lecouffe, Deputy Director Operations at Europol, told a press conference.

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