Punishment for snooping in a computer system
Variable: comsnoop
Module:
National Security
Subject:
United States
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Now I’m going to ask you about several offenses involving the use of a government computer system. For each case, indicate what you would consider to be the appropriate punishment when the offender is a military service member or government employee.
D. Unauthorized snooping into a computer system.

Year Availability
Available in 1 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Reprimand
2 Dismissal from the military-fired by the government
3 One year in prison
4 5-9 years in prison
5 10-20 years in prison
6 Life in prison
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
2000
169
437
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250
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48
59
15
1398
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1345
Missing cases 61121