Wildlife trafficking in the Internet age

  title={Wildlife trafficking in the Internet age},
  author={Anita Lavorgna},
  journal={Crime Science},
There is a broad consensus that the Internet has greatly expanded possibilities for traditional transit crimes such as wildlife trafficking. However, the extent to which the Internet is exploited by criminals to carry out these types of activities and the way in which it has changed how these crimes are carried out remains under-investigated. Based on interviews and investigative cases, this paper shows the possibilities offered by a crime script approach for understanding what kind of criminal…