Social media is becoming an increasingly important—and controversial—investigative source for law enforcement. Social Media Investigation for Law Enforcement provides an overview of the current state of digital forensic investigation of Facebook and other social media networks and the state of the law, touches on hacktivism, and discusses the implications for privacy and other controversial areas. The authors also point to future trends.

chapter 1|16 pages

Introduction to Social Media

chapter 2|24 pages

How Social Media Is Used

chapter 3|30 pages

Investigative Uses of Social Media

chapter 5|4 pages

Moving Forward