Unit 5- Text Questions - 1 What are the two types of white-collar crimes a The first type of white-collar crime is called occupational crimes

Unit 5- Text Questions - 1 What are the two types of...

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1. What are the two types of white-collar crimes? a. The first type of white-collar crime is called occupational crimes. Occupational crimes are crimes committed by an individual for personal gain and profit during the course of their occupation. The second type of white-collar crime is called corporate crimes. Corporate crimes are crimes committed by companies and businesses. 2. What are three of the four types of occupational crime? Describe each type. a. The first type of occupational crime is individual occupational crime. These are crimes by individuals as individuals for profit or other gain. The second type is professional occupational crime. These are crimes done by professionals in their professional occupation. The third type is state authority occupational crime. These are crimes by officials through the authority of the office. The fourth type is organizational occupational crime. This includes crimes done by individuals but the benefit goes to the organization. 3. What is pilferage? Why do people engage in this activity? a. Pilferage is the theft of materials, equipment, merchandise, or other items. People engage in this activity because they are unsatisfied with their jobs.
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