Why Don’t Scam Victims Report Scams?

Why Don't People Report Crimes to the Police? The leading reason people don't report crimes to the police is that they are either afraid, ashamed, or handle the matter in another way, such as report the incident to an official outside the police department. According to a 2012 study conducted by the U.S. Justice Department, the study analyzed the reasons that roughly 52 percent of crimes were not reported to the police from 2006 to [...]