Journal of Criminal Psychology: Volume 9 Issue 2


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Overkill, we know it when we see it: examining definitions of excessive injury in homicide research

Carrie Trojan, C. Gabrielle Salfati, Kimberley Schanz

The purpose of this paper is to examine how the term “overkill” is used in the homicide literature to identify definitional issues that may interfere with reliable data coding…

The role of emotional resilience, childhood parentification, and attachment style on antisocial behaviour in adulthood: a comparison of an offender and normative population

Andra McGauran, Matthew Brooks, Roxanne Khan

Despite a robust link between poor caregiver attachment and antisociality, few studies have examined the influence of parentification and emotional resilience on delinquency in…


Investigative decision-making: interviews with detectives

Elpiniki Spanoudaki, Maria Ioannou, John Synnott, Calli Tzani-Pepelasi, Ntaniella Roumpini Pylarinou

The purpose of this paper is to explore investigative decision-making processes in the context of major crimes as experienced by the law enforcement agents.

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  • Dr Dominic Willmott