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Criminal exploitation of new technologies



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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Smith R. 1998. Criminal exploitation of new technologies. Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice No. 93. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/tandi/tandi093