- Carl Force is sentenced to six years in prison for extorting bitcoins from Ross Ulbricht.
- Bitcoin Core 0.11.1 is released.
- BitPay reports a theft of 5,000 BTC and is suing its insurer for declining to pay a $1 million settlement.
- Mark Karpelès (pictured) is charged with embezzling ¥321 million from Mt. Gox customers.
- Shaun Bridges pleads guilty to stealing $820,000 from the Silk Road.
- A flash crash on Bitfinex brings a low of $162 before quickly recovering.
Ongoing: Block size limit controversy