September 16, 2021, 9:11AM EDT
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An updated analysis of U.S. Attorney Bitcoin-related press releases

Quick Take

  • While the U.S. government has not published regular reports of crimes involving the use of bitcoin, the Department of Justice does publish press releases with bitcoin tags
  • The Block has updated a 2020 analysis on bitcoin mentions in DOJ press releases as a proxy for bitcoin-related crime trends
  • Of the 94 U.S. Attorney district offices, 62 have published such press releases

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