New analysis reveals the most common types of anti-social behaviour, and who the victims are.
What research shows does and doesn’t work to prevent people convicted of sexual offences from reoffending.
But questions remain on how well a scheme to provide victims with information about abusive partners is working.
This Nov. 14, 2018 photo shows six women who have filed a lawsuit against Dartmouth College in New Hampshire for allegedly allowing three professors to create a culture in their department that encouraged drunken parties and subjected female graduate students to harassment, groping and sexual assault.
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
It’s time to stop surveying women about their experiences as rape victims, time to research the men who perpetrate these crimes and work to inebriate and isolate women.
Behavioural differences in female psychopaths could cause them to slip under society’s radar.
While research indicates there are likely to be fewer female psychopaths than male, this may be because their traits are less visible than their male counterparts.
The power disparity between Harvey Weinstein and his alleged victims plays into a range of myths and stereotypes about women.
Men like Harvey Weinstein have been able to abuse with relative impunity, despite many in the entertainment industry appearing to know or have suspicion of their behaviour.
Authorities need to do more when people try to report they’re a victim of online fraud.
Victims of online fraud say they’re passed from one authority to another when they try to report it, and they’re still made to feel they are to blame for being caught out by a scam.
Online fraud can lead to desperate measures for the victims so we need to do more to help them.
Too often the impact of online fraud on people is trivialised, minimised or not even acknowledged by law enforcement agencies, families and friends. But we can do more to help them.
Still shady after all these years.
Brian A Jackson
A report from Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary has revealed that police in England and Wales fail to record in excess of 800,000 crimes a year. That’s one in five offences; over one-quarter of…
A victim’s justice-related satisfaction to punishment is only significant when offenders change their attitude towards offending…