How Data Transformed the Rapper Tekashi Gang Case

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In a world of constant data, communication, and sharing, there are so many more avenues of information available to law enforcement and they were all put on display in the high profile case of Tekashi 6ix 9ine.  The public got to experience the trial through live tweet, and that in itself is a testament to the times. 

Can Social Media be used as Evidence?

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Ever increasingly, criminals are using social networks to “announce” the crimes they are plotting. This includes setting up drug deals, bragging about wrongdoings, and even uploading incriminating videos. Although this seems beneficial for investigators, it presents peculiar situations in the courtrooms.

The Government Cloud

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What is “the cloud” and what does it mean to you? The cloud refers to software and services that run on the Internet, instead of locally on your computer or internal networks.

GangScope Case Study – City of Gotham

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(Due to the sensitivity of law enforcement agency – name has been changed) Introduction With gang culture on the rise, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to tackle the growing task of violence suppression.  The FBI states that “some 33,000 violent street gangs, motorcycle gangs, and prison gangs with about 1.4 million members are criminally active in the U.S. today.  …