Predicting who will murder his wife or his family

25 agosto 2015

Murderers who kill intimate partners and family members have a significantly different psychological and forensic profile from murderers who kill people they don’t know, reports a new study. The new knowledge about murderers who commit spontaneous domestic homicide — emotionally driven crimes — could enable early intervention to prevent the homicide. One-third of all women murdered in U.S. are killed by male partners.