A proxy for crime involving bitcoin use? An analysis of U.S. Attorney press releases

Quick Take

  • While the U.S. government has not published regular reports of crimes involving the use of bitcoin, they do publish press releases with bitcoin tags
  • We analyzed these press releases and use them as a proxy for bitcoin crime growth
  • Of the 94 U.S. Attorney district offices, 53 have published such press releases

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