Criminology

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Rape and the rapist: Why Indian academics are studying offenders' perspectives
Life

Rape and the rapist: Why Indian academics are studying offenders' perspectives

Academic studies on rape in India are beginning to examine the offenders' perspective as well

The Keepers: A murdered nun, amateur detectives, and our fascination with true crime
Entertainment

The Keepers: A murdered nun, amateur detectives, and our fascination with true crime

Netflix's The Keepers shows how regular people have been turning amateur detectives to solve crimes

Gareth, 28-year-old prison inmate in UK, tops criminology course at Cambridge University
World

Gareth, 28-year-old prison inmate in UK, tops criminology course at Cambridge University

A 28-year-old prisoner lodged in a high-security UK jail has topped his class in a Masters course in criminology at the elite Cambridge University.

Delhi to Badaun: Criminology can counter India's rape problem
India

Delhi to Badaun: Criminology can counter India's rape problem

It is my case that ‘target hardening’, propounded by some cerebral criminologists like the venerable Ron Clarke of Rutgers University in the US, and would greatly help.