Criminology

Major Factor That Makes Criminology Different From Psychology

Have you ever wondered how the term Criminology different from Psychology? Even though both are indulged in getting insight of an individual, it …

Psychology

Charles Manson's Brain Probably Looked a Lot Like Yours

Charles Manson, the cult leader who organized a series of nine murders in 1969, is dead. And a lot of people want scientists to poke around in his …

Science

Denver was just ranked the fourth-best city for singles in a study

Source: WalletHubIn a new study out by WalletHub, Denver has been ranked the fourth best city in the U.S. for singles, out of the 180 compared.Two …

Scientific Research

Partisan Victimology Replaces Compassion when Politicians are Outed as Predators

When Joss Whedon, Harvey Weinstein, and Nickelodeon’s Dan Schneider were outed as hypocritical misogynist predators, a lot of women were relieved: …

Conservative View

The FBI’s Explanation For Why It Released Less Crime Data Doesn’t Add Up

Late last month, FiveThirtyEight published an article that noted that the FBI’s most recent accounting of crime data in the United States was missing …

U.S. Politics

CPD Supt. Johnson set to announce record low shootings in Englewood

Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson is set to announce Thursday that murders and nonfatal shooting totals in the Englewood District — long one of the …

Crime

“Crime and Punishment”: A Timeless Psychological Masterpiece

“There are chance meetings with strangers that interest us from the first moment, before a word is spoken,” writes Dostoevsky in <i>Crime and Punishment.</i> …

Literature

State crime lab proposal gets approval from Wauwatosa Plan Commission

WAUWATOSA - The city plan commission on Nov. 13 approved a proposed new $75 million state crime lab, law enforcement training center and Wisconsin …

Milwaukee

More state prison deaths linked to K2

Even more inmate deaths have been connected to K2, also called synthetic marijuana, according to Jason Pederson of KATV, who is tweeting out details …

Crime

New Mexico public safety, judiciary seek more money

New Mexico's public safety and judicial officials are seeking budget increases for the next fiscal year as crime rates remain high.<p>The Legislative …

Business

Six Kidnapped Cargo Crewmen Freed in Nigeria

Vanguard, 1 November 2017<p>The United States of America, through its Maritime Administration, has published the latest Maritime Alert. In the alert, …

Nigeria

RCMP announces major drug and gun trafficking bust in Ontario with links to organized crime

TORONTO – The RCMP say they’ve made some arrests and are looking for other suspects in a major weapons and drugs bust in the Toronto area that has …

Crime

Are Mass Murderers Insane? Usually Not, Researchers Say

If what people do is any reflection of who they are, then Devin P. Kelley, who slaughtered 26 churchgoers on Sunday in Texas, surely was a madman.<p>Before the atrocity, he had attempted to sneak weapons onto an Air Force base after making death threats to his superiors, according to a local police …

News (U.S.)

To Fight Revenge Porn, Facebook Is Asking to See Your Nudes

The social network is testing a new tool in Australia aimed at stopping non-consensual images from spreading ahead of time.<p>Facebook has a new strategy for combating revenge porn: send it your nudes first, before an abuser has the chance to spread them.<p>As part of a new feature the social network is …

Facebook

The 5 Best Cities for Retirement

You might be surprised at the number of cold-weather cities on the list.<p>What matters to you when choosing a retirement destination? The common …

Investing

Police helicopter video shows thefts in progress from parked vehicles in York Region

Lock vehicle doors, York Regional Police tell residents as Crime Prevention Month begins<p>York Regional Police have released video taken from a police …

Law Enforcement

Crime prevention week kicks off in London

London Police say effective crime prevention starts with strong community partnerships.<p>That’s why, this week, during London’s annual Crime Prevention …

Crime

Three arrested in City raid on hijacked buildings

Three people were arrested on Thursday afternoon after the City of Johannesburg conducted a crime prevention operation in several hijacked and bad …

Crime

Janet Fitch - Interview

Here’s something that may come as a surprise for fans of <i>Paint It Black</i> and the Oprah-approved <i>White Oleander</i>: Bestselling novelist Janet Fitch has a …

Crime

Autopsy findings appear to be at odds with SBI report in case of man shot by police

A state medical examiner’s report about the fatal May shooting of a burglary suspect by a Cary police officer says there were “no obvious gunshot …

Policing

This website helps victims report hate crimes

Seeking justice can be challenging for many hate crime victims. Hate Crime Help wants to make it easier.<p>Civil rights groups noticed a troubling spike in hate crimes in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election.<p>Among the worst: 61 headstones were pushed over at a Jewish cemetery in Fort Wayne, …

Racism

New report declares Austin No. 1 fastest changing city in U.S.

Just look at the metamorphosis of Austin’s skyline over the past 10 years, and you’ll see how much the city has changed. In that time, office …

Texas

Forensic science envisages face of woman persecuted as witch 313 years ago

Her name was Lilias Adie, and she died in prison while waiting to be burned at the stake as a witch. Forensic artist Dr Christopher Rynn used the …

Forensics

The dollhouses of death that changed forensic science

These dollhouses are creepy — and they changed detective work.<p>These dollhouses depict hangings, suicides, and murders — and they’re still used to train forensic scientists in detective work.<p>Florence Glessner Lee’s 19 “Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death” are collected as part of a rare public …

Forensics

Crime prevention strategies need critical review – MEC Plato

It has become necessary to take a critical look at crime prevention initiatives and interventions instituted by police, where they fall short and how …

News (South Africa)

How our country lost its heart and soul — the people

In March of 2015, I was working for a local newspaper in Pittsburgh covering national politics, when I went to attend a meeting of the international …

Opinion

Notorious Turffontein buildings raided, drugs confiscated

Over 100 lolly pipes used to smoke crystal meth were seized during the city of Joburg crime prevention raid conducted at two properties in …

News (South Africa)

The First FBI Crime Report Issued Under Trump Is Missing A Ton Of Info

Every year, the FBI releases a report that is considered the gold standard for tracking crime statistics in the United States: the Crime in the …

U.S. Politics

The measure of crime fight isn't how many people are in jail | Editorial | NOLA.com

The sentencing reforms set to go into effect in November in Louisiana reflect a changing attitude in the United States toward punishment for …

Prison

Mass. Senate approves wide-ranging bill on crime and punishment

BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts Senate approved legislation early Friday that calls for the most sweeping overhaul of the state’s criminal justice …

Justice