Forensic Psychology - CRIME

HideShow resource information

Crime: An act that is punishable by law, as being forbidden by statute or injurious to the public welfare. A evil or injurious act.


·         Cultural variation

·         Individual variation

Crime is a social construct

Measuring Crime

Official statistics

·         Number of people in prison could reflect an increase in sentance length not


No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Crininological and Forensic Psychology resources »