عنوان مقاله [English]
The present study was conducted with the aim of identifying the types of crimes in the context of the dark web and also the effective dimensions of the dark web in the spread of crime. Anonymity around dark web paves the way for illegal activities. Accessing this web requires particular methods and unexpected contents are usually exchanged on it. This content is in most cases illegal and immoral, and the reason for calling this section dark originated from there. The findings also show that the rapid growth of technology has posed a significant threat and challenge to cyberspace around the world. Access to woodpecker networks is not easy, but everything is traded; From counterfeit drugs and currency to human organs and even murderers! The important point about the dark web network is what can be bought or sold on these networks: Anything that you can not easily access in the normal world can be bought on these networks. These crimes have spread to some extent because the technical knowledge of criminals has also become more advanced. This research is intended, with a practical approach and qualitative method and using tools such as documentary studies, libraries and review of records, analytical review of news, interviews with experts and content analysis , to firstly provide general definitions of specialized and widely used terms, how to form dark web and its characteristics and then introduce all kinds of crimes committed in the dark web platform, markets and famous sites in this platform, illegal and criminal goods and services provided in this field and techniques for finding criminals in the deep web, as well.