Date: October 15, 2014

Time: 12:00 PM

 

This discussion will focus on the significant impact of social media and technology on individual victimization and society in general.  The evolving technological platforms have impacted the need to define and/or redefine crimes, have created new criminal behavior and have opened new opportunities for individuals to be victimized as a result of criminal behavior and have opened new opportunities for individuals to be victimized as a result of criminal behavior that occurs on the technology platforms, i.e., social media such as Facebook, Craigslist, Twitter, Instagram, email and other digital sources.

 

Location: King Hall, 30 Franklin Street

Speaker: Captain Eric Winn, Henry County Sheriff's Office