Because there is a BIG difference . . .
Much safer going with the Government because they gather, filter, record, maintain, organize, control, report, and certify their data as official records.
They may not be accurate but the government is the authority and they maintain the official records that determine the belief of anyone who researches the official data/evidence.
Government is not accountable to the Private Sector for Organized Crime but the Private Sector is accountable to the Government for Organized Crime.
Prosecution of government employees is practically nonexistent. State Attorney General Office personnel are co-workers not adversaries with Attorney Client Privilege. Attorney General Attorney-Client Privilege extends state-wide.
Government benefits are very good with guaranteed income and employment. Plus good advancement opportunities for those who can be trusted to go along to get along.