About the Author
David Canter is Professor of Psychology at the University of Huddersfield, UK. Dr Maria Ioannou (BA, MSc, PhD, CPsychol) is a Chartered Forensic Psychologist and a Senior Lecturer at the International Research Centre for Investigative Psychology, University of Huddersfield. She has been involved in the assessment of intervention programmes for reducing/preventing crime for a range of different forms of criminality and groups of offenders and in consultancy work with a range of police forces and other agencies. Her work has been presented nationally and internationally. Dr Donna Youngs is a Reader and the Associate Director of the International Research Centre for Investigative Psychology at the University of Huddersfield. She has fourteen years research experience in the field of Investigative Psychology and directed a series of research projects looking at a variety of crimes and criminals. These studies explore a range of Investigative topics from the Geographical Profiling of Burglary, to Street Robbery, Youth Crime and Antisocial behaviour, Fraudulent Crime Reporting, Insurance Fraud and the Social Networks of Prolific Offenders and Prostitution.