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eText: 
ISBN-13 9780135017166ISBN-10 0135017165
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-13-244749-5ISBN-13 978-0-13-244749-2
Author(s): Marjie T. Britz,
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 408
Description

For undergraduate introductory courses in Computers in Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Criminal Investigation, White Collar Crime, and Computer Crime.

Completely updated in a new edition, this book fully defines computer-related crime and the legal issues involved in its investigation. Re-organized with different chapter headings for better understanding of the subject, it provides a framework for the development of a computer crime unit. Updated with new information on technology, this book is the only comprehensive examination of computer-related crime and its investigation on the market. It includes an exhaustive discussion of legal and social issues, fully defines computer crime, and provides specific examples of criminal activities involving computers, while discussing the phenomenon in the context of the criminal justice system. Computer Forensics and Cyber Crime 2e provides a comprehensive analysis of current case law, constitutional challenges, and government legislation. New to this edition is a chapter on Organized Crime & Terrorism and how it relates to computer related crime as well as more comprehensive information on Processing Evidence and Report Preparation.

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