The Role of the Internet and Crime

Paper title:  The Role of the Internet and Crime

Academic level:  College

Pages: 2

Source amount: 3

Subject:  Information Technology in Criminal Justice

Formatting style: APA

Type:  Essay

Details: Write clearly and concisely about information technology in criminal justice topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.· Use technology and information resources to research issues in information technology in criminal justice. · Explain computer viruses and malicious computer code. · Summarize white-collar crimes and criminal tools. · Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required page length. The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: · Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions. ·Over the past number of years criminals have utilized the Internet to expedite and conceal both traditional and purely digital crimes. Write a 2-3 page paper in which you: 1. Explain how the Internet has aided criminal activity. 2. Provide three (3) specific examples of how the Internet has aided criminal activity. 3. Identify the types of crime that traditionally have been non-digital in nature are now best abetted by Internet activity. 4. Describe the role viruses, other malicious code, and phishing attacks play in aiding this criminal activity. 5. Use at least three (3) quality references for this assignment. Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements: