The district court of Verden has imposed a one-year prison sentence on parole on a 53-year old man from Leese in Lower Saxony because of the illegal distribution of access to pay-TV platform Sky Deutschland through the internet.
The Italian Tax Police performed a raid in different Italian cities to fight a card-sharing network offering Sky Italia and Mediaset Premium packages, reports the AAPA.
A French court has convicted four people accused of card sharing with suspended jail sentences between two and eight months
In three criminal cases local courts have issued fines and suspended prison sentences to operators of card sharing servers in Recklinghausen, Munich and Pforzheim granting illegal access to German pay-TV platform Sky Deutschland.
Swedish police have caught a 44-year old man from Gothenburg, who alleged sold card sharing services to 400 people.
The Danish police in Mid and West Zealand Police searched 15 homes in search of evidence of a card-sharing ring.
The Swedish parliament has voted for tough new measures designed to stamp out illegal viewing of pay-TV signals.
The Danish police has raided 30 addresses in Jutland in an effort to stop a ring of card sharing piracy.
Sky Deutschland said that police forces in Sulzbach (Saarland) and in Pfungstadt (Hesse) have taken a card sharing ring out of business.
Dutch police have undertaken a major action against a card-sharing ring in the Netherlands arresting four men and three women.