TITLE

Cyberbanging: When Criminal Reality and Virtual Reality Meet

AUTHOR(S)
Haut, François
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
International Journal on Criminology;Fall2014, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses cyberbanging, a criminogenic activities on the Internet by criminal street gangs, in the U.S. It provides an overview of the social media and social networks usage by these criminal gangs and the tools they used for these activities. It also examines whether social networks are a challenge or an opportunity in combating this type of organized crime.
ACCESSION #
100136453

 

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