A Snapshot of Serial Rape

  title={A Snapshot of Serial Rape},
  author={Brooke A de Heer},
  journal={Journal of Interpersonal Violence},
  pages={598 - 619}
  • Brooke A de Heer
  • Published 1 February 2016
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Interpersonal Violence
Prior research on rapes reported to law enforcement has identified criminal sophistication and the use of force against the victim as possible unique identifiers to serial rape versus one-time rape. This study sought to contribute to the current literature on reported serial rape by investigating how the level of criminal sophistication of the rapist and use of force used were associated with two important outcomes of rape: victim injury and overall severity of the assault. In addition, it was… 


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