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Title: STATES COMBAT WHITE COLLAR CRIME
Author(s): T HANNA; L SWERIN; B AMOS
Corporate Author: National Conference of State Legislators
United States of America
Project Director: J L ESSER
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 79
Sponsoring Agency: National Conference of State Legislators
Washington, DC 20036
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BOOKLET IS A COMPILATION OF STATE STATUTES, METHODS, AND APPROACHES USED TO DETECT, SOLVE, AND PROSECUTE WHITE COLLAR CRIMES SUCH AS FALSE ADVERTISING, BRIBERY, FRAUD, EMBEZZLEMENT, AND CONFIDENCE SCHEMES.
Abstract: WHITE COLLAR CRIMES COST OUR SOCIETY BILLIONS OF DOLLARS EACH YEAR. THIS PUBLICATION IS EVIDENCE OF THE EFFORTS OF STATE LEGISLATURES AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE AGENCIES TO COMBAT WHITE COLLAR CRIME, WHICH IS BASICALLY A STATE AND LOCAL PROBLEM. THE COMPILATIONS ARE COMPREHENSIVE, ANNOTATED, AND INDEXED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Criminal codes; Law enforcement; State government; State laws; White collar crime
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