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  • identity theft
  • Because it is easy to do, offers quick rewards (an average take of $17,000 in two days or less), and poses little risk of arrest, identity theft has become the crime du jour. (americanbar.org)
  • True identity theft is more difficult to detect than account takeover because victims may be unaware of it until the user of the stolen identity defaults and collection efforts are initiated-or, even worse, the victim is arrested for another crime committed by the person using the stolen identity. (americanbar.org)
  • learn
  • If you are a victim of account takeover, you typically will learn of the crime when you review your account balance or, if your financial institution or credit card company automatically monitors accounts for fraudulent activity, when you get a telephone call to verify a transaction. (americanbar.org)
  • punishment
  • What we need is not just an NLRB that remains active, but also a court system that recognizes that tightening the connection between crime and punishment is necessary. (slate.com)
  • The evidence presented in this edited volume suggests that a more efficient portfolio of crime-control strategies would involve greater attention to enhancing the certainty rather than the severity of punishment for criminal behavior, stimulating private-sector cooperation for controlling crime, and making strategic investments in the human capital of at-risk populations, including in particular efforts to improve the social-cognitive skills of justice-system-involved populations. (nber.org)
  • 1992
  • The Kyokuryu-kai and the Okinawa Kyokuryu-kai are the two largest known yakuza groups in Okinawa Prefecture and both have been registered as designated bōryokudan groups under the Organized Crime Countermeasures Law since 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's child's play to solve the infernal puzzle-plot of Colin Dexter's latest and best Inspector Morse mystery, THE WAY THROUGH THE WOODS (Crown, $20), the winner of Britain's 1992 Gold Dagger Award for best crime novel. (nytimes.com)
  • prevention
  • It was an important first step toward consolidating police data into a tool for crime analysis and prevention. (ibm.com)
  • The crime problem is often framed as a debate between those who favor a "tough" punitive approach versus those who favor a "soft" approach that focuses on prevention or remediation programs. (nber.org)
  • To help illustrate the magnitude of the inefficiencies within the current system, the essay concludes with a thought experiment that considers how much additional crime-prevention could be obtained by reverting average sentence lengths back to 1984 levels (midway through the Reagan era) and redirecting the freed-up resources (on the order of $12 billion annually) to alternative uses. (nber.org)
  • Notice: Local police request any organisation or individual interested in assisting and partnering with SAPS in a proactive crime prevention initative, to please contact Sergeant Angeline Grill on 021 594 7026/47 or Kensingtonsaps@saps.gov.za. (news24.com)
  • allocation
  • this is done through crime mapping which refers to the allocation of individual or multiple crime incidents on a map by utilizing a computer software package such as ArcMap 10.1, a Geographic information system. (wikipedia.org)
  • This application of technology to the business of fighting crime has been most successful in the efficient allocation of resources-enabling law enforcement officials to spend less time searching for information or filling out paperwork and more time on the streets, keeping communities safe. (ibm.com)
  • Times
  • During the Second World War period, newspapers such as the New York Times sensationalized the crime situation and claimed that it was going up. (wikipedia.org)
  • victim
  • The IC3 accepts online Internet crime complaints from either the actual victim or from a third party to the complainant. (ic3.gov)
  • A showing by the perpetrator that he was or believed he was validly married to the victim at the time of intercourse is a complete defense to the crime of zina-bil-jabr or rape. (hrw.org)
  • While one can become the victim of crime anywhere in the big city, the 19th Precinct just released a list of locations where you're even more likely to get your pocket picked or your purse stolen. (observer.com)
  • police
  • Police ask anyone with information on the shooting to call the 7th District at 202-698-1260 or the D.C. Crime Solvers Unit at 1-800-673-2777. (washingtonpost.com)
  • New York City Transit Police Lieutenant Jack Maple was tired of responding to crime-he wanted to stop it before it happened. (ibm.com)
  • at the same time, the police department's statistics show an increase in crime by 17 percent over the previous year. (wikipedia.org)
  • In an effort to stanch the crimes, Police Officer Maria Alaya, with assistance from fellow cops, recently visited the trouble spots and handed out warning fliers to pedestrians. (observer.com)
  • approach
  • The aim of this approach was to focus on large areas, rather than specific addresses or locations hosting crime events as part of a larger environment. (wikipedia.org)
  • IBM combines the CIW with predictive analytics and a real-time crime center approach to provide the information links, or connective tissue, between the pins. (ibm.com)
  • effectively
  • Since the 1930s, IBM has been involved in helping equip law enforcement officials around the world with the tools to fight crime faster, more safely and more effectively. (ibm.com)
  • It is ultimately an empirical question about how the marginal crime-control dollar may be most effectively deployed. (nber.org)
  • overall
  • The magnitude, the deliberateness, the violations of international humanitarian law, the impact on the health, lives and survival and the overall conditions warrant the characterization of a crime against humanity. (commondreams.org)
  • place
  • Lastly, one of the most influential crime concentration theories is the Crime Place Theory because it focuses on criminal events on specific locations rather than a large view at the high crime density area. (wikipedia.org)
  • We can also place those crimes into appropriate categories. (slideshare.net)
  • The Israeli manipulation of a population in this manner is comparable to some of the crimes that took place against civilian populations fifty years ago. (commondreams.org)
  • VIDEO
  • From Chicago to London to Incheon, South Korea, municipalities are using the techniques of real-time information gathering (data and video) and predictive analytics to take the Crime Information Warehouse technologies to the next level. (ibm.com)
  • A bank video recorded the crime, and the NYPD's major-case squad responded to the scene. (observer.com)
  • longer
  • Shortly after, it was announced he was no longer in Only Crime and was replaced by Modern Life Is War guitarist Matt Hoffman. (wikipedia.org)
  • Statutory rape, previously defined as sex with or without the consent of a girl under the age of 14, was no longer a crime. (hrw.org)
  • understand
  • 14. Hackers and the Law  Courts and juries understand very well distinctions in crimes involving breaking and entering into property in physical space. (slideshare.net)
  • economic
  • Our Canadian Engineering and Construction practice has the experience and global network to help you address the myriad challenges surrounding corruption, bribery and other forms of economic crime. (pwc.com)
  • areas
  • Harlem, a large neighborhood within the northern section of the New York City borough of Manhattan, is known as one of the worst areas for poverty and crime in New York City and the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • million
  • The U.N. special rapporteur for human rights in the occupied Palestinian territory, former Princeton University law professor Richard Falk, calls what Israel is doing to the 1.5 million Palestinians in Gaza "a crime against humanity. (commondreams.org)
  • resources
  • Rather than reacting, departments can use this instant information to redeploy and reconfigure resources in response to crime trends. (ibm.com)
  • thought
  • In the 1980s, the law enforcement community saw a simple yet significant advancement in the way it thought about crime. (ibm.com)
  • access
  • Israel's siege of Gaza, largely unseen by the outside world because of Jerusalem's refusal to allow humanitarian aid workers, reporters and photographers access to Gaza, rivals the most egregious crimes carried out at the height of apartheid by the South African regime. (commondreams.org)