Murder-suicides involving children: a 29-year study.


Review was undertaken from February 1969 to January 1998 at the State forensic science center (Forensic Science) in Adelaide, South Australia, of all cases of murder-suicide involving children <16 years of age. A total of 13 separate cases were identified involving 30 victims, all of whom were related to the perpetrators. There were 7 male and 6 female… (More)


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@article{Byard1999MurdersuicidesIC, title={Murder-suicides involving children: a 29-year study.}, author={Roger William Byard and D. Knight and R. Arden James and J. Gilbert}, journal={The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology}, year={1999}, volume={20 4}, pages={323-7} }