Violent offending by UK military personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan: a data linkage cohort study

@article{MacManus2013ViolentOB,
  title={Violent offending by UK military personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan: a data linkage cohort study},
  author={D. MacManus and K. Dean and M. Jones and R. Rona and N. Greenberg and L. Hull and T. Fahy and S. Wessely and N. Fear},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2013},
  volume={381},
  pages={907-917}
}
  • D. MacManus, K. Dean, +6 authors N. Fear
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • BACKGROUND Violent offending by veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts is a cause for concern and there is much public debate about the proportion of ex-military personnel in the criminal justice system for violent offences. Although the psychological effects of conflict are well documented, the potential legacy of violent offending has yet to be ascertained. We describe our use of criminal records to investigate the effect of deployment, combat, and post-deployment mental health… CONTINUE READING
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