NCSAM Tip of the Week: Difficulty of Enforcing Computer Crime Laws

According to an FBI report, there were 300,000 victims of cybercrime, and criminals made off with a total of $1.1 billion. Although the average cybercrime came to only $3,666 per victim (as compared to $7,643 per robbery), criminals are able to commit upwards of hundreds of thousands of crimes with little to no risk of being caught.