Government Crime●Crimes by Government or. Crimes against Government●Sutherland and Governmental Crime●White Collar Crime and Governmental Crime○Professional, respectable status, position of trust, moderate to higher income,don’t consider themselves criminals.○Public trust vs private trust○Maintenance of power vs. financial gainCrimes by GovernmentCrimes against GovernmentTerrorism●Violent acts or the use of threats of violence to create fear, alarm, drea, or coercionusually against governments○What’s the difference between terrorism and traditional crimes?●Xeno Fighters: who fight foreigners●Homofighters: who fight their “own” peopleCategories of Terrorism●1. Civil Disorder: A form of collective violence interfering with the peace, security, andnormal functioning of the community (Protest)●2. Political Terrorism: Violent criminal behavior designed primarily to generate fear in thecommunity, or a substantial segment of it for political purpose (9/11)●3. Nonpolitical terrorism: End is individual or collective gain rather than achievement of
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State terrorism,Limited Political Terrorism,State Organized Crime