Serial Offenders Theory And Practice

Serial Offenders  Theory and Practice
Publisher Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Release Date
Category Law
Total Pages 316
ISBN 9780763777302
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

Identifying crimes and classifying them as serial murders is the first step towards determining who the offender is and what his or her motives and actions were. Serial Offenders: Theory and Practice explores the act of criminal profiling and the effective methods of case analysis and linkage. Intriguing case studies are used to thoroughly examine the behavioral aspects of serial homicide and the investigative issues that criminal justice professionals face. Readers will learn how to build hypotheses, construct timelines, and develop suspect lists. Successful interview and interrogation skills and methods are also covered.