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FSC239Y5 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Durham Regional Police Service, Peel Regional Police, Duct Tape


Department
Forensic Science
Course Code
FSC239Y5
Professor
Wade Knaap
Study Guide
Midterm

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Expert Evidence 16:08
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Forensic Psychology 16:08
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What is Psychology?
Psychology is the scientific study of behavior
“Anything an animal or human does, feels, or thinks”
Psychology is a science firmly based in empirical research
Psychology has broad application
What is Forensic Psychology?
Forensic psychology is a research endeavor that examines aspects of human
behavior directly related to the legal process
E.g., eyewitness memory and testimony, jury decision making, criminal
behavior, deception detection
Forensic psychology is a profession.
Clinical (counseling):
Assessment and treatment
Experimental:
Applied cognitive and social psychology
Expert testimony
Knowledge about law and the legal system
Police: selection, training, and evaluation
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Forensic Psychology 16:08
Criminal profiling
Deception detection
Eyewitness identification and interviewing procedures
Police interrogations and confessions
Jury selection
Fitness to stand trial, insanity, civil commitment
Battered woman syndrome and domestic violence
Sexual assault and rape trauma syndrome
Sexual abuse of children (victims and offenders)
Child custody decisions
Discrimination and sexual harassment
Forensic Psychology and the Criminal Investigative Process
Criminal psychological profiling
Geographic profiling
Kim Rosmo (studied animal predators)
Activity space
Buffer zone
Profiling
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