Assignment 1: Categories of Computer Crime
Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you:
1. Explain in detail the four (4) common categories of computer crimes and provide at least one (1) example for each.
2. Determine which of these categories of computer crimes presents the greatest overall threat at the present time and why you perceive this to be the case.
3. Address what the U.S. government, court systems, and law enforcement agencies can do better to counteract this specific category of computer crime.
4. Use at least three (3) quality references for this assignment.
Your assignment must:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA.
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 assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Explain digital crime and digital terrorism activities.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in information technology in criminal justice.
Write clearly and concisely about information technology in criminal justice topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.