Reply to post: Re: I've long said

Now Uncle Sam would like a word with Brit teen TalkTalk hacker about a huge crypto-coin heist

FozzyBear Silver badge

Re: I've long said

Not sure about the UK, but most jurisdictions where assets from criminals are seized go into the relevant government revenue accounts not the Police. Physical assets are sent to government auctions. Again proceeds go into government coffers.

In NSW that "revenue" is used to fund state government initiatives such as drug addiction programs and victim of crime groups. One of the few moves the government has made I agree with.

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