This is a 3000 word assessment
Using Case Linkage principles examine the provided case book and identify which of the individual incidents can be linked to a single probable offender.
Substantiate your argument by integrating information from three distinct, but interrelated, aspects – Modus operandi; ritual behaviours; signature aspects. You will have to write a report detailing which cases are likely connected and also why and what your inferences were based on.
The learning outcomes are
Demonstrate systemic knowledge of contemporary investigative and criminological psychology discourses.
Show a critical understanding of various psychological paradigms applied in criminal investigations, legal procedures, and contexts.
Develop advanced conceptual knowledge of analysing and presenting both physical and behavioural evidence in the judicial process.