The issue of attracting women to science, engineering, and technology (SET) careers has been an ongoing one for several years. Literally, dozens of initiatives have been launched in an attempt to attract women to SET subjects beginning as young as elementary school, and with a great deal of success. However, for all of the progress that SET initiatives have made, the gender gap in IT still remains nearly as wide as ever.
For decades, law enforcement and investigators have used undercover agents help crack their toughest cases. How better to learn about how criminals behave and how they commit their nefarious acts by putting someone right on the front lines to behave like the criminal and share information with “the good guys?”