Turning To Crime – What Are The Causes of Criminal Behaviour?
In all cultures, young males appear more often in crime statistics than any other groups.
The figures for females are far lower.
The male hormone testosterone has been cited as a factor in male violence as it influences levels of aggression.
Daly and Wilson (2001) Investigation of gender related life experctancy
Daly & Wilson noticed that young male offenders had a ‘short term horizon’ meaning that…