SCARS™ Insight: Ghana Scammer Study – Rationalizing Online Romance Fraud

SCARS™ Insight: Ghana Scammer Study - Rationalizing Online Romance Fraud In the Eyes of the Offender This study seeks to understand romance scam from the offenders' perspective and how they rationalize their motivations, opportunities and abilities towards the commission of the crime. To this end, we adopt the Motivation-Opportunity-Ability framework and the Rationalization dimension of the Fraud Triangle Theory. The study employed a qualitative methodological approach to analyze the opportunities presented by emerging technologies to [...]