Creating Criminal Undergrounds
>What cargo is trafficked?
>>Is the cargo transported on a person or on a vehicle?
>>How is the cargo prevented by being found by law enforcement?
What is the learning curve?
>How long does it take to learn the jargon?
>How long does it take to learn the major players?
>How easy to break in to the criminal underworld?
>How long does it take to develop enough skill to make a living?
What dealings with normal people do members of the criminal underworld have?
>Do they sell them things?
>Do they also have legal jobs among them?
>Do they view normal people as people or as targets?
What are their relations with the law?
>Do they have members of the law under their thumbs?
>Are they in an actively aggressive relationship with each other?
Do they offer people security against their group for money, goods, or services?
What is the punishment for members of the criminal underground that rat out another member to the legal authorities?
What is the punishment for members of the criminal underground that double-cross the person they are working to?