Investigating High-tech Crime

Paperback | February 9, 2007

byMichael Knetzger, Jeremy Muraski

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Written for first responders, this book was developed to address the need for an investigator’s guide to high tech crime. Filled with real world examples, it is meant to be a hands-on training tool as well as a long-term reference manual. Chapters and materials are sequenced using a building block approach–one that ensures all readers have the baseline knowledge needed to advance to the more complex topic areas. With an emphasis on demystifying the world of high tech crime, this book uses plain terms and real world analogies to make concepts accessible and meaningful to those on the front lines. Helps individuals with varied experience grasp important technology concepts and become more confident in the field. Starts with the broad base level knowledge and works steadily toward explaining the complex rules and methodologies associated with a full computer seizure and forensic examination. Contains a variety of material (learning goals and objectives, individual and collaborative exercises, search warrant examples, technology comparisons etc.) so information is meaningful to diverse learners.  Functions as an investigator’s guide to high tech crime and can be used as a hands-on training tool or long-term reference manual.

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Written for first responders, this book was developed to address the need for an investigator’s guide to high tech crime. Filled with real world examples, it is meant to be a hands-on training tool as well as a long-term reference manual. Chapters and materials are sequenced using a building block approach–one that ensures all reader...

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Computers have become an integral part of our daily lives.  It should come as no surprise that the criminal minds have turned to computers and the Internet to commit crimes.  New crimes and criminals are enduring as each new technology is introduced.   This text never loses touch with the reality that not every investigator is comput...

Michael R. Knetzger is a fourteen-year law enforcement veteran and currently a Lieutenant and Field Training Supervisor with the Green Bay (WI) Police Department.  Prior to in Titletown, USA, he served as a patrol officer and detective for the Town of Brookfield (WI) Police Department.  Mr. Knetzger is also a certified State of Wiscon...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 9 × 6.9 × 0.8 inPublished:February 9, 2007Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0131886835

ISBN - 13:9780131886834

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Table of Contents

1.      Intro to Computer Hardware, Software, and the Internet

2.      Introduction to Operating Systems

3.      High Tech Criminal Offenses

4.      High Tech Frauds

5.      High Tech VICE Crimes, Hackers, and Terrorists

6.      Tracking & Tracing Internet Crimes

7.      Pedophiles and Online Child Enticement

8.      Online Intelligence Gathering

9.      Legal Issues

10.  Handling High Tech Evidence

11.  Developing a Computer Forensics Unit

 

APPENDIX A: STATE AND/OR AGENCY LISTING OF COMPUTER CRIMES TASK FORCES

 

APPENDIX B: STATE COMPUTER CRIMES STATUTES–CITATIONS

 

APPENDIX C: DEFINITIONS OF COMMON TERMS USED IN A HIGH TECH CRIME SEARCH WARRANT AFFIDAVIT