In several industrialized countries, the number of child killings is seemingly connected to economic strain and unemployment rates. While this connection seems plausible, it still deserves a level of skepticism.
Tag: Homicide Monitor
In the Netherlands, we lack studies on the trends of homicide victimization. How can Verkko’s static and dynamic law be used to analyse the trends of homicide victimization in the Dutch context?
The past 25 years show a rather stable trend in juvenile homicide cases, while adult homicide rates have declined. The coming Dutch Homicide Monitor should aid us in better understanding why these kids kill.