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Table 1 Criminal types and attributes applicable ((Spink et al., 2010 ) adapted from (Hagan, 2010 ))

From: Defining the types of counterfeiters, counterfeiting, and offender organizations

Types of criminals Definition
Recreational Action for entertainment or amusement
Occasional Infrequent, opportunistic
Occupational Incidents at their place of employment either as an individual act or in collaboration with the company
Professional Crime fully finances their lifestyle
Ideological Domestic or international terrorist who commits this act to make an ideological statement or to economically harm an entity