Suicide following homicide in the family.

  title={Suicide following homicide in the family.},
  author={Marlene Cooper and Derek Eaves},
  journal={Violence and victims},
  volume={11 2},
Previous research has established that perpetrators of homicide-suicide share more characteristics with those who commit suicide than they do with those who commit homicide without suicide. This article examines the characteristics of victims, perpetrators and the circumstances leading to the homicide of a sample of familial homicide-suicides and familial homicides in southwest British Columbia. A familial homicide was defined as one in which the victim and perpetrator were related directly or… CONTINUE READING

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