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Criminal exploitation of new technologies

Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice no. 93

Russell Smith
ISBN 0 642 24074 4 ISSN 0817-8542
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, July 1998


Smith examines the most recent technological developments which have been used to carry out illegal conduct, including violence, transportation, computer based, medical and scientific, and crime control. Some predictions are made as to the technological advances which offenders in the future may rely on and how best to guard against their improper use.


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