Magazine Issue NumberJuly 25, 2016 – 09:59 am

Magazine Issue Number

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) recently released the 12th issue of Inspire, and it already succeeded in getting the attention of US intelligence. It also put the NYPD on high alert, the New York Police Commissioner telling the New York Daily News he sees the magazine, and the current issue, a significant threat. For a publication once considered by many - both analysts and participants on jihadist forums - as a hoax, Inspire is now taken…

Fields of Study in PsychologyJuly 12, 2016 – 08:34 am

Fields of Study in Psychology

Psychology is a broad area that encompasses a number of specialized fields, including clinical, counseling and school psychology. Read on to learn about a few of the different psychology fields in which you could specialize. Schools offering . Psychology Defined The study of the mind and behavior is called psychology. The general goal of psychology is to identify patterns or issues within a person s mental processes. When this is achieved, you can…

Criminal Psychologists SalaryJune 21, 2016 – 06:02 am

Criminal Psychologists Salary

Criminal psychologists often give expert testimony. Brand X Pictures/Brand X Pictures/Getty Images In the simplest terms, criminal psychologists identify criminals. They often work with law enforcement professionals to uncover the thoughts, intentions and reasoning of criminals to help predict and prevent behaviors and activities that fall outside the law. They may also help convict those already in custody. The salaries of criminal psychologists…

Best colleges for Criminal PsychologyMay 21, 2016 – 03:34 am

Best colleges for Criminal Psychology

Criminal, or forensic, psychologists work with both law enforcement and offenders. Criminal psychologists assist law enforcement in areas such as profiling and forensics and are called as expert witnesses in criminal trials. Since there is no specific degree for criminal psychology, students typically study forensic or clinical psychology - usually up to the master s level, at a minimum - while interning or working with law enforcement agencies to…

Science ArticlesMay 7, 2016 – 02:37 am

Science Articles

We are delighted to announce the publication of our first peer-reviewed articles in a new cross-disciplinary open access journal publishing articles across all fields of computer science. This represents another significant milestone in PeerJ’s publishing history. first started accepting preprints and submissions for peer-reviewed articles in February this year, and today sees the first of those accepted articles publishing. Take a look at the articles…

What is a Criminal Psychologist?May 3, 2016 – 02:00 am

What is a Criminal Psychologist?

YouTube/screengrabProfessor James Garbarino. It s easy, sometimes automatic, to think of murderers as forces of evil. But Loyola University psychologist James Garbarino, who has spent decades studying the minds of killers, offers a different, more patient, reading of their violent behavior. In a recent talk at Cornell University, he boiled it down to a single sentence: Most of these killers are best understood as untreated, traumatized children who…

Criminal Psychology CareersApril 10, 2016 – 11:10 pm

Criminal Psychology Careers

Criminal psychologists can help predict the likelihood of a criminal committing another offense. Stockbyte/Stockbyte/Getty Images Criminal psychologists use their expertise in human behavior to help identify and apprehend offenders and rehabilitate convicted felons. They assess criminal behavior and diagnose psychological disorders. Some criminal psychologists investigate crimes or help lawyers select jurors for their trials. Judges and lawyers routinely…