AC1.5-Changing priorities and emphasis

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  • Created on: 04-12-22 11:50
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  • AC1.5-Changing priorities and emphasis
    • explanation: by the media emphasising new crimes as being serious it leads to a change in policies and priorities
    • example: cyber crime is new and the media scaremonger the crimes so new policies have had to be brought in
    • stats: cybersecurity policy sets the standards of behavior for activities such as the encryption of email attachments and restrictions on the use of social media to protect people from data breaches
    • example: drug trafficking 23,737 of drug trafficking homicides were covered by the press.
    • how did the media cause this: embellish, mis-represent, scaremonger


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