Success in the Media

Murder-Suicide in Families

Report Provided by the National Institute of Justice, US Department of Justice Please see http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/topics/crime/intimate-partner-violence/murder-suicide.htm for the ful report. Cases in which one intimate partner murders another and the children and then kills him- or herself are rare and usually garner widespread media coverage. This type of murder-suicide is called familicide. In almost all of these […]

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