IN THE UINTED STATES INTERNET CRIMES WILL NOT REMAIN UNREPORTED ANYMORE

According to the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the vast majority of cyber crimes are not reported, which allows the perpetrators to continue to carry out their crimes and victimize others. Reporting Internet-related crimes to appropriate law enforcement agencies at local, state, federal, or international levels, depending on the scope of the crime, is advisable as the first step to combat Internet illegality. Who cyber crime victims should contact? Should they contact the local police authorities, should they contact Internet Service Providers? This article provides information on those law enforcement authorities with jurisdiction over certain cyber crimes

The following questions have been addressed in this article:

Which are the Government agencies that investigate Internet related crimes?
What cyber crimes may be reported to which Federal agencies?
Are there any other ‘Cyber crime’ reporting resources?

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