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Emily Hunt
PY4 Forensics




Approaches to Profiling
WJEC POTIENTIAL question:

British Approach
Aims to build up a profile that is based on characteristics of the offender.

CANTER (1989) argues that we don't change our characteristics during the commitment of a crime.

1. Interpersonal coherence, the crime makes perfect sense in…

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Emily Hunt
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Socially competent Socially incompetent

Restraints No restraints used

Planned little planned

Weapon brought and hidden Evidence all left at scene.

EVAULATION

Limited use can only be used for serial; arson, rape, murder, satanic and paedophilia
Reductionist, CANTER questions there is overlap in the organised, disorganised categories.…

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