International Journal of Cyber Criminology

Articles from Vol. 11, No. 2, July-December

Adults Who Sext: Exploring Differences in Self- Esteem, Moral Foundations, and Personality
IntroductionSexting, which is the combination of "sex"+"texting", is the "sending, receiving, or forwarding of sexually explicit messages, images or photos through electronic means, particularly between cell phones" (Klettuk, Hallford, & Mellor,...
Sexting and Privacy Violations: A Case Study of Sympathy and Blame
IntroductionShortly after Adam Allen2 turned 18, he got into an argument with his ex-girlfriend. In a moment of anger, he distributed explicit photos the girl had shared with him when they were dating to her family, friends, and teachers. Allen was arrested...
Sexting as 'Sexual Behavior' under Rape Shield Laws
IntroductionIn today's world, it is almost impossible to go a day without going online. This reality is especially true for younger generations, with the Pew Center finding in 2015 that 92 percent teens report that they go online daily (Lenhart, 2015)....
Sexting: Current Research Gaps and Legislative Issues
Introduction"Sexting" became an official dictionary definition in 2009 when the Online Macquarie Dictionary adopted it among 85 new words (Gaylord, 2011). Sexting, a portmanteau of "sex" and "texting," (Jaishankar, 2009) is usually defined as sending,...
Sexting in Poland and the United States: A Comparative Study of Personal and Social- Situational Factors
IntroductionSocially interactive technology (e.g., mobile phone text messaging, social network sites like Facebook and Twitter, etc.) has permanently changed our communication landscape, allowing users to interact electronically with one another in a...
Sexting Legislation in the United States and Abroad: A Call for Uniformity
IntroductionIn 2015, North Carolina high school star quarter back Cormega Copening was charged with possession of child pornography and felony child exploitation after he and his girlfriend, Brianna Denson, were caught sexting each other (McGlaughlin,...
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