Forensic research in offenders with intellectual developmental disabilities 1: prevalence and risk assessment

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Clinical and research work on offenders with intellectual and developmental disabilities has developed considerably in the last 20 years. This editorial places the papers in this special issue into the relevant research contexts. We note the work that has been conducted in the areas of prevalence of offenders with intellectual disability, and risk assessment.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3-7
Number of pages5
JournalPsychology, Crime and Law
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2011