Operation Icarus

Law enforcement agencies from 26 European countries, supported and coordinated by Europol's EC3, carried out a major operation against online child sex abuse file-sharing networks. The operation targeted those sharing the most extreme forms of video material.

Results: 269 suspects identified and 112 arrested. 

Main figures

  • 269 suspects identified
  • 112 arrested

Duration

06 January 2011
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16 December 2011