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Inferring the characteristics of an arsonist from crime scene actions: a case study in offender profiling
International Journal of Police Science & Management (2003)
  • Pekka Santtila
  • Helina Hakkanen
  • Katarina Fritzon, University of Surrey
Abstract

Discusses the use of psychological models of offender behaviour in providing assistance to a police investigation of a series of arsons. Analysis of crime scene and spatial behavior of the offender; Role in providing estimates of the home location of the suspect based on crime locations.

Publication Date
January 1, 2003
Citation Information
Pekka Santtila, Helina Hakkanen and Katarina Fritzon. "Inferring the characteristics of an arsonist from crime scene actions: a case study in offender profiling" International Journal of Police Science & Management (2003)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/katarina_fritzon/5/