Laura Peterson

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Laura Peterson
Digital Investigative Analyst, Cybercrime Lab, Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section, U.S. Department of Justice

Laura Peterson is a Digital Investigative Analyst in the Cybercrime Lab within the Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section at the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., where she supports DOJ attorneys investigating and prosecuting computer crime as well as fraud and other related cases.  She has been with the lab since April 2015.  Prior to this, she worked in the Diplomatic Security division of the State Department doing cyber threat analysis and at Carnegie Mellon’s Software Engineering Institute Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT).  Laura holds an M.S. in High Technology Crime Investigation from George Washington University.