Juvenile firesetters: Crime scene actions and offender characteristics

A1 Journal article (refereed)


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Publication Details

List of Authors: Santtila P, Häkkänen H, Alison L, Whyte C
Publisher: BRITISH PSYCHOLOGICAL SOC
Publication year: 2003
Journal: Legal and Criminological Psychology
Journal acronym: LEGAL CRIMINOL PSYCH
Volume number: 8
Issue number: 1
Start page: 1
End page: 20
Number of pages: 20
ISSN: 1355-3259


Abstract

Conclusions. The structural themes of firesetting behaviour appear to transpire early. The background characteristics of juvenile firesetters indicate that juvenile firesetting is often associated with antisocial behaviour and psychopathology, deserving, therefore, disparate prevention, intervention and investigation programmes.

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