Crime and Violence

There is a common misperception, perpetuated by the popular media, that schizophrenics are

Although most individuals with schizophrenia aren’t any more likely to commit a violent crime

It has long been known that trauma can cause serious psychiatric problems following the event,

Individuals who take antipsychotic medications to treat psychiatric illnesses are about

A 64 year old man diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia years ago is appealing the 20 life

Stereotypes that make an association between mental illness and criminal activity might

Scientists in Australia have recently discovered that sexual abuse during childhood may

Prisoners with schizophrenia are three times more likely to be violent than other

A recent investigation by the Department of Justice found that a state prison in

Schizophrenia, like all psychotic disorders, involves episodes in which the person is out of

A schizophrenic convicted murderer from Idaho won't be getting a chance at appeal from

A schizophrenic Florida man ate what he thought would be his last meal Tuesday night.

Jeremy Bentley, an Alabama man arrested and tried in 2005 for kidnapping and capital murder,

Contradicting both prior research and popular belief, a researcher from the Mandel School of