- Mental illness, gender and homicide: a population-based descriptive studySandra Flynn
Centre for Suicide Prevention, Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Psychiatry Res 185:368-75. 2011..Our findings suggest that all perpetrators of homicide should have a psychiatric assessment pre-trial. Psychiatrists need to rate risk objectively in a gender blind way when providing psychiatric reports to be used as evidence in court...
- Filicide: mental illness in those who kill their childrenSandra M Flynn
Centre for Mental Health and Risk, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 8:e58981. 2013..We examined the relationship between filicide and mental illness at the time of the offence, and care received from mental health services in the past...
- Homicide of infants: a cross-sectional studySandra M Flynn
National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
J Clin Psychiatry 68:1501-9. 2007..To describe the sociodemographic, clinical, and forensic characteristics of people convicted of killing infants, including their outcome in court and the gender differences in these characteristics...
- Trends in rates of mental illness in homicide perpetratorsNicola Swinson
National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness, Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Manchester, UK
Br J Psychiatry 198:485-9. 2011..The rise in homicides by those with serious mental illness is of concern, although this increase may not be continuing...