Week 4 Organized Crime and Criminal Investigation week 4
Organize Crime and Criminal Investigation
Respond to the following questions:
- What are the attributes of an organized crime group?
- What is R.I.C.O.? What types of groups have been prosecuted
- How are criminal investigations of organized crime
different from that of other criminal investigations? How are they
- What are unique attributes of investigating organized
Your initial response should be 250-300
words in length. Your claims should be supported by assigned readings and/or
other academic resources
Becker, R. F. & Dutelle, A. W.
(2013). Criminal investigation (4th ed.) Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett
“The FBI defines
organized crime as any group having some manner of a formalized structure and
whose primary objective is to obtain money through illegal activities” (FBI,
n.d., ). It was Lucky Luciano who was
the founder of the America Mafia, died
January 26, 1962 of a heart attack. Video
FBI — Overview. (n.d.). Retrieved from www.fbi.gov › ...
› Organized Crime Federal Bureau of Investigation