Operation Spyglass

A major intercontinental network of card fraudsters dismantled in a joint operation between Canada, France and Germany, with the support of the EC3. The international criminal group was involved in the sophisticated manipulation of point of-sale (POS) terminals in shopping centres across Europe and North America. Criminals were able to compromise card data from 30,000 debit cards.

Results: 29 people arrested. 

Main figures

  • 29 people arrested

Duration

01 March 2013
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29 October 2013