Research from the Netherlands studied the self-reports of victims who had experienced abuse and criminal victimisation because of their mental...
Category - Criminal Mind
Take a look at the research into the brains of serial killers including the statistics and the motivations behind their killing.
Neurocriminology is the study of understanding the brains of criminals. It seeks to identify those with genetic or neurological predispositions in a hope to...
Narcissistic traits of grandiosity, lack of empathy and arrogance can lead to dangerous places for individuals and those around them.
The nature vs nurture debate has transformed into a nature and nurture interaction which may hold the key to the origins of violent behaviour.
The best criminal profiling books written by FBI profilers who have been inside the minds of the world's worst serial killers. Read if you dare!
Criminal profiler Robert Ressler has analyzed some of the worst serial killers in American history including Ted Bundy, Jeffrey Dahmer and John Wayne Gacy.
In films, books, and crime dramas, serial killers tend to leave dramatic signatures behind. The killer in the 1980 film Maniac scalped his victims to use their...
Understanding the insanity defence, what it means in the courtroom and how this matches with the number of people in prison with mental illnesses.