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DIY JUSTICE – A Pattern Language
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The vigilantism can include citizens playing judge and “naming and shaming” visibility, where users publish the targeted individual’s personal details on a public site.
Examples: Vancouver Riots, ‘Kopschoppers’ incident the Netherlands Source: Research by Daniel Trottier
There are several groups of pedophile hunters.
Anonymous has conducted various online actions (doxing, trolling).
Following shootings in the U.S., people began publicly mapping gun owners.
In Italy, a group of students started to create “Mafiamaps” to fight organised crime.
Other examples of online groups using social media: