Modus of Killer Profiling in Nordic Crime Series

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DOI:

https://doi.org/10.23947/2334-8496-2022-10-1-117-125

Keywords:

killers, crime investigators, crime series, profiling

Abstract

Criminal investigators, scientists, mental health experts, and the media have always studied serial killings. Since Jack the Ripper in the late 1800s, and even today, attempts have been made to understand the complex issues surrounding the investigation of serial murders and the motives for these horrific acts. The topics of serial killings are attracting too much attention from the media, academia, and the general public. Nordic crime series make a special contribution to identifying and analyzing many issues related to serial killings including common myths, definitions, typologies, pathology and causality, media role, prosecution issues, organization of investigations, and especially through the affirmation of forensic psychology and criminal profiling. We believe that scientific papers dealing with this topic can be useful in generating an effective response in identifying, investigating, and reaching verdicts, and strengthening the collective ability to understand, respond and act preventively to prevent these violent and serious crimes.

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Published

2022-04-20

How to Cite

Bjelajac, Željko, & Filipović, A. (2022). Modus of Killer Profiling in Nordic Crime Series. International Journal of Cognitive Research in Science, Engineering and Education (IJCRSEE), 10(1), 117–125. https://doi.org/10.23947/2334-8496-2022-10-1-117-125

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Received 2022-02-15
Accepted 2022-04-04
Published 2022-04-20