ABSTRACT

Identity-Related Crime: A Threat Assessment   [open pdf - 216KB]

"This threat assessment will focus on five aspects of the broad problem of identity-related crime as it affects Canada and the United States: (1) the scope and extent of the problem, including its effects on individuals and corporate and government entities; (2) the purposes of identity-related crime; (3) the categories of individuals who engage in or are victimized by identity-related crime; (4) the methods and techniques that criminals use in committing identity-related crime; and (5) the responses to the problem by the public and private sectors. Its purpose is to identify and describe the most problematic features of this crime problem, as well as the approaches that law enforcement, government, and private entities are using in both countries to combat the problem."

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Date:
2010-11
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Public Domain
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United States Department of Justice: http://www.justice.gov/
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