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Criminal Justice

This guide serves as an overview for criminal justice research.

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  • Why are serial murderers considered celebrities and heroes in popular culture?
  • Is there a link between prostitution and serial murders?
  • What causes an individual to become a serial murderer?
  • Should murderers be able to profit from writing books, creating art, or from their notoriety?
  • How do mass murderers, serial murderers, and spree murderers differ?
  • Does the media help or hinder serial murder investigations?
  • What role does forensic science play in solving serial murders?