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RECENT NEWS

2021/12/20 09:47:00 UTC

Operation Safety Claus seizes counterfeits worth $1M

Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) New Orleans seized more than 59,000 counterfeit items valued at more than $1 million during a holiday-related intellectual property rights surge operation. The enforcement operation was supported by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation, with support from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration Office of Criminal Investigations.

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2021/12/09 09:29:00 UTC

Missiles seized, Iranian regime criminal activities interrupted

The Justice Department has announced the successful forfeiture of two large caches of Iranian arms, including surface-to-air missiles, anti-tank missiles, and approximately 1.1 million barrels of Iranian petroleum products in a case investigated jointly with Homeland Security Investigations.

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2021/12/07 13:22:00 UTC

Operation “In Our Sites" yields counterfeit goods worth $3M

The National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center) and Europol have seized or shut down more than 490,475 websites illegally selling counterfeit goods and other copyright-protected material to unsuspecting consumers this past year, enhancing safety for holiday shoppers for more than a decade.

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To report violations of intellectual property rights, including counterfeiting, IP Theft and piracy, to the National IPR Coordination Center, click here.

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To report suspected illicit criminal activity or fraudulent schemes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, email covid19fraud@dhs.gov.