Posts filed under: Eric Beauregard

Rational choice approach to the offending process of sex offenders

Beauregard, E., & Leclerc, B. (2007). An application of the rational choice approach to the offending process of sex offenders: A closer look at the decision-making. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 19, 115-133. Summary  | Link to...
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Script analysis of hunting process in serial sex offenders

Beauregard, E., Proulx, J., Rossmo, K., Leclerc, B., & Allaire, J.-F. (2007). Script analysis of hunting process in serial sex offenders. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 34, 1069-1084. | Link to article in Criminal Justice and Behaviour | Abstract: Three different hunting...
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Decision-making in the crime-commission process

Beauregard, E., Leclerc, B., & Lussier, P. (2012). Decision-making in the crime-commission process: Comparing rapists, child molesters, and victim-crossover sex offenders. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 39, 1275-1295. | Link to article in Criminal Justice and Behaviour | Abstract  Based on a...
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Sexual Murderers: A Comparative Analysis and New Perspectives

Proulx, J., Beauregard, E., Cusson, M., & Nicole, A. (2007). Sexual murder: A comparative analysis and new perspectives.  Winchester, UK: Wiley. | Find it via Wiley | Description  Little is known about Sexual Murderers – those who kill in a sexual context. Recent...
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Predicting encounter and release location in serial rape

Hewitt, A., Beauregard, E., & Davies, G. (2012). “Catch and release”: Predicting encounter and victim release location choice in serial rape events. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management, 35, 835-856. | Link to article in Policing: An...
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A descriptive study of sexual homicide in Canada

Beauregard, E., & Martineau, M. (2013). A descriptive study of sexual homicide in Canada: Implications for police investigation. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. OnlineFirst. | Link to article in International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology | Abstract...
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The role of forensic awareness in avoiding police detection

Beauregard, E., & Martineau, M. (2013). No body, no crime? The role of forensic awareness in avoiding police detection in cases of sexual homicide. Journal of Criminal Justice. Online first. | Link to article in Journal of Criminal Justice | Abstract...
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Base rates and Bayes’ Theorem for decision support

Allen, J.C., Goodwill, A.M., Watters, K., & Beauregard, E. (in press). Base rates and Bayes’ Theorem for decision support. Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies and Management.  ...
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