Learning to blast a way into crime, or just good clean fun? Examining aggressive play with toy weapons and its relation with crime

Learning to blast a way into crime, or just good clean fun? Examining aggressive play with toy weapons and its relation with crime Abstract BackgroundResearchers, such as Bandura, have proposed…
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Age onset of offending and serious mental illness among forensic psychiatric patients: A latent profile analysis

Age onset of offending and serious mental illness among forensic psychiatric patients: A latent profile analysis Abstract BackgroundDevelopmental typologies regarding age of onset of violence and offending have not routinely…
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An examination of the interaction between morality and self-control in offending: A study of differences between girls and boys

An examination of the interaction between morality and self-control in offending: A study of differences between girls and boys Abstract BackgroundThere is a well-documented gender difference in offending, with evidence…
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Screening for mental health needs of New Zealand youth in secure care facilities using the MAYSI-2

Screening for mental health needs of New Zealand youth in secure care facilities using the MAYSI-2 Abstract BackgroundYoung people admitted to secure facilities generally have particularly high rates of mental,…
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Injury resulting from targeted violence: An emergency department perspective

Injury resulting from targeted violence: An emergency department perspective Abstract BackgroundHate crimes – those perpetrated because of perceived difference, including disability, race, religion, sexual orientation or transgender status – have…
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A research team’s perspective on the editorial ‘Revolutionary reform in psychiatric care in Italy: the abolition of forensic mental hospitals’

A research team's perspective on the editorial ‘Revolutionary reform in psychiatric care in Italy: the abolition of forensic mental hospitals’ Claudio Di Lorito, Tom Dening, Birgit Völlm Read the syndicated…
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Routine practice in staffed community accommodation (approved premises) in England and Wales: Quantitative benchmarking from the first year of a longitudinal study

Routine practice in staffed community accommodation (approved premises) in England and Wales: Quantitative benchmarking from the first year of a longitudinal study Abstract BackgroundIn England and Wales, ‘approved premises’ offer…
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Effectiveness of current policing-related mental health interventions: A systematic review

Effectiveness of current policing-related mental health interventions: A systematic review Abstract BackgroundThere are three commonly used mental health interventions associated with policing: liaison and diversion, street triage and having specialist…
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