Tag Archives: platinumsb.com
- Tech guru behind PlatinumSB.com fined $400k, spared jail time
September 13, 2016
The technical guru behind a Hells Angels-controlled online gambling site has been fined C$400k (US $306k) by a Canadian court. In February 2013, Canadian police raided an invitation-only Super Bowl party in Markham, Ontario for customers of Platinum Sports Book, an online credit betting operation that utilized toll-free phone lines...
- Manitoba Lotteries site underwhelms; PlatinumSB customer sentenced
January 8, 2014
The Manitoba government’s fledgling online gambling site has generated only a fraction of the revenue it had originally projected and the province is blaming the poor performance on competition from internationally-licensed operators. Manitoba’s site launched on Jan. 23, 2013 as an offshoot of the British Columbia Lottery Corporation’s PlayNow.com, which...
- Toronto Maple Leafs player’s uncle among latest PlatinumSB arrests; Senators slow-roll C-290 debate
March 22, 2013
Canadian police made more arrests on Wednesday in connection with the PlatinumSB online sports betting operation, the third bout of arrests since a Super Bowl party hosted by site organizers was raided on Feb. 3. In addition to the six individuals arrested by the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit on...
- Canadian police stage new raids against PlatinumSB sports betting operation
March 5, 2013
Canadian police have followed up last month’s dramatic takedown of the PlatinumSB online credit betting operation with a fresh series of raids and arrests on Tuesday. A total of 18 individuals are facing charges after combined operations of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Ontario Provincial Police and local forces descended...
- PlatinumSB back in business; C-290 sports bet bill on the ropes in Canadian Senate
February 10, 2013
PlatinumSB, the Canadian online credit-betting sportsbook whose invite-only Super Bowl party was the subject of a dramatic bust during last Sunday’s game, is proving harder to kill than Canadian law enforcement agencies first envisioned. While the authorities arrested several individuals – including some Hell’s Angels members – in the Greater...
- Canada seizes PlatinumSB.com domain
February 5, 2013
Following a two-year investigation, police in Canada arrested Hells Angels’ member William Miller along with five other individuals connected with an online sports betting operation on Sunday. A total of $2.5m in cash was seized as a result of nine search warrants served on residences in the Greater Toronto Area...
Calvin Ayre Indicted by Feds; Calvin Ayre Releases Statement
February 28, 2012
BREAKING NEWS – Bodog.com seized by Homeland Security
February 28, 2012
BC gov’t accused of burying casino money laundering report
September 22, 2017