crime and war

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crime is everywhere

crime is ubiquitious, meaning:

FBI crime clock

data that the FBI retrieves each year making a clock out of it saying what what happens each hour

transnational crime

Offenses who inception, prevention, and/or direct or indirect effects involve more than one country

vice crime

Illegal activities that have no complaining party and are often called victimless crimes; Include using illegal drugs, engaging in or soliciting prostitution, illegal gambling and pornography

organized crime

Criminal activity conducted by members of a hierarchically arranged structure devoted primarily to making money through illegal means

white collar crime

Violate law to maximize profit. Crimes committed in course of employment or by corporations in the interest of maximizing profit

occupational crime

individuals commit crimes in the course of their employment

corporate crime

corporations violate the law in the interest of maximizing profit

computer crime

Any law violation in which a computer is the target or means of criminal activity; One of the fastest growing crimes in the U.S.

juvenile delinquency

Children under 18 are handled by juvenile court status as offenders or delinquent offenders

status offense

crime that can only be committed by a juvenile

delinquent offense

offense that would be considered a crime if committed by an adult

rehabilitation

helping offenders rehabilitate using education and job training, individual and group therapy, substance abuse counseling, and behavior modification

incapacitation

putting offender in prison

war

The most violent form of conflict, refers to organized armed violence aimed at a social group in pursuit of an objective; defensive or offensive, it involves the most horrendous atrocities known to humankind; One of the great paradoxes of human history o It both protects and annihilates; It creates and defends nations and also destroys them

index crime

street crime; can be against a person or property

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