U.S. House of Representatives
Committee on the Judiciary
F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr., Chairman
For immediate release Contact: Jeff Lungren/Terry Shawn
May 23, 2001 (202) 225-2492
Crime Subcommittee To Hold A Series of Hearings
on Fighting Cyber Crime
What: Opening oversight hearing on Fighting Cyber Crime
Who: Subcommittee on Crime - Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), Chairman
When: 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2001
Where: 2237 Rayburn House Office Building
As society becomes increasingly dependent on the interaction of computers, cyber crime has
become more prevalent. Technological developments have helped spawn new criminal activity in areas such as identity theft, online
fraud, and child pornography. What is law enforcement, particular State and local authorities, doing to fight these new criminal threats?
These hearings will address...
Witnesses: Michael T. McCaul, TX Deputy Attorney General for Criminal Justice; Hon. Joseph I. Cassilly, States Attorney, Harford County, MD and Chairman of the Cyber Crime Committee for the National District Attorneys Association; Ronald R. Stevens, Bureau of Criminal Investigation N.Y. State Police Computer Crime Unit.