Digital forensics in law enforcement: the case of online victimisation of children

Davidson, Julia and Gottschalk, Petter (2008) Digital forensics in law enforcement: the case of online victimisation of children. Electronic Government: an international journal, 5 (4) . pp. 445-451. ISSN 1740-7494 [Article] (doi:10.1504/EG.2008.019526)

Abstract

Online victimisation of children is concerned with sexual abuse caused with the help of online technologies. Digital forensics is a powerful methodology to discover, prevent and bring criminals to justice. Digital forensics is dependent on tools and access to information from a variety of sources in digital government. This paper reports from a knowledge enhancement project to gain new insights into offender investigations in law enforcement.

Item Type: Article
Keywords (uncontrolled): computer forensics; internet crime; sexual abuse; policing; interoperability; evidence; digital forensics; law enforcement; online victimisation; children; e-government; electronic government; knowledge enhancement; offender investigations; policing.
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Psychology > Centre for Abuse and Trauma Studies (CATS)
Item ID: 13538
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Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2014 16:13
Last Modified: 22 Oct 2018 13:51
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/13538

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