Lars van Mulligen
Specialist Operations Department Forensic
BiographyLars van Mulligen is a specialist working in Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3). Since joining Europol in 2006, he has worked in the fields of money forgery, payment card fraud and cybercrime. He has provided numerous training sessions and presentations on mobile device forensics, payment cards, payment card fraud and underground & virtual banking. He also provides on-site support during international operations and has produced numerous forensic/technical reports in his fields of expertise. Lars is continuously performing research on new topics and expertise related developments. His previous experience includes 8 years in the police force at regional and interregional levels in the Netherlands.
About the companyEuropol is the law enforcement agency of the European Union
European counterfeiting trends and threats from the Darknet
EUROPOL’s presentation will address the issue of high quality euro banknote counterfeiting, using case studies of various counterfeited euro banknotes for illustration purposes. Furthermore, it sheds light on elements of counterfeit euro banknotes, which are sold on the Darknet.