China News Service, Chongqing, September 9 (Reporter Liu Xianglin) The reporter learned from the Liangjiang New District Bureau of the Chongqing Public Security Bureau on the 9th that the bureau recently destroyed two large webcast fraud criminal groups in a row, arrested 218 criminal suspects, and detained the case. There were 367 computers and 360 mobile phones, 16 fraud dens were destroyed, and the amount involved was more than 8 million yuan.

  In late May of this year, the police in Liangjiang New District discovered that the company of the police was suspected of online fraud when handling a labor dispute.

The police immediately carried out clue verification around relevant information, and mobilized elite police forces to set up a task force to conduct investigations. Two extremely large live broadcast fraud criminal groups gradually surfaced.

The picture shows the police arresting the suspect.

Photo courtesy of Liangjiang New District Bureau of Chongqing Public Security Bureau

  After two months of careful investigation, the police discovered that the two major webcasting gangs, headed by the criminal suspect Han Mou, under the banner of acting "Xiongke Live" and "Hi Show Show", used dating software to pull people in a targeted manner. And lead to a specific live broadcast room, based on the establishment of love, ambiguous relationship, etc., to induce the victim to recharge and reward the anchor to carry out fraud.

  After fully grasping the organization structure and personnel composition of the criminal group, the basic information and daily dynamics of the main suspects, finding out 16 fraud dens, and grasping the facts of illegal crimes, the police of Liangjiang New District organized police forces on August 26 and September 2. More than 500 people launched a surprise operation and implemented centralized network collection in Chongqing Jiangbei, Yuzhong, Nanan, Tongliang, Yongchuan, Hechuan, Liangjiang New District and other places. A total of 218 criminal suspects were arrested and 367 computers and 360 mobile phones were seized on the spot. , Smashed 16 fraud dens, and initially found that the amount involved was more than 8 million yuan.

  After interrogation, the main suspect, Mr. Han, confessed that he hired a large number of keyboard players to pretend to be female anchors to look for "prey" on major dating apps, chatting with the victim in the name of dating and making friends, and after gaining trust, he led the victim to the live broadcast platform to watch live streaming.

In this process, the traditional routine of preparing words in advance and fixing the "anchor" appearance is adopted, pretending to complete the task, conducting the anchor PK, and promising to "meet offline, get married" and other reasons to induce the victim to recharge and make virtual gifts for the female anchor. And through the background control PK results to obtain huge profits to complete the fraud.

  According to the police handling the case, the criminal suspect’s method of committing the crime was different from the previous “slaying pig” fraud. The target of the crime is targeted at males aged 20 to 40, who use a variety of provocative words to lure rewards. The amount of fraud ranges from hundreds, thousands, tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands. It is a new type of short, flat and fast fraud cycle. Kill the bird disk" scam.

  At present, the main criminal suspects of the two major gangs have been taken criminal coercive measures, and the case is under further investigation.