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As of May 28, the Internet Crime Complaint Center received nearly the same amount of complaints in 2020 — about 320,000 — as they had for the entirety of 2019 — about 400,000. About 75% of these complaints are frauds and swindles, presenting a challenge for the FBI’s criminal program given the sheer volume of submissions.