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United Nations, July 2010 – Experts claim that every three seconds, fraud is committed on-line. Global cyber crime has already surpassed drug trafficking as a criminal money-maker. The biggest challenge for authorities? The victims are in one country … the perpetrators in another.

Jamaica is one of many countries strengthening laws on cyber crime. But it’s difficult to combat. As soon as police discover a way to beat one scam, a new one pops up to replace it.

21st Century – Show # 44 – Transcript (pdf):
www.un.org/webcast/pdfs/21century44.pdf