offender profiling

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A type of investigative psychology in which the practitioner describes the characteristics of an offender by analyzing crime scenes and other known behaviour of an offender. Profilers can also give advice on the most appropriate methods of interviewing suspects. The findings of offender profilers are not admissible evidence in English courts.

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