- My role is only of 300 words
- Choose a criminal offender who committed crimes due to a biological reason.
Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word paper discussing the genetic or
physiological evidence that supports the notion that biology played a
key role in explaining the offender’s criminality.
Research the behaviors that constitute psychopathy. Discuss in
detail the specific behaviors demonstrated by the offender that align
with behaviors indicative of a psychopathic individual. Case examples
include the following:
Andrea Yates and the documented evidence of psychiatric issues,
including post-partum depression, prior to the murders of her five childrenCharles Whitman, known as the Texas Tower Sniper, and the presence of
a tumor discovered post-mortem alleged to have played a role in his
overt acts of aggressionJohn Hinckley, Jr. and the documented evidence
of psychiatric issues leading to his controversial insanity defense in
the shooting of President Ronald Reagan
Include at least four peer reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA it’s a group assignment my part is about Charles Whitman 300 words