PSY0913 NOVA False Allegations Of Crime & Forensic Victimology

In order to get the maximum points, each student MUST answer the discussion question substantively and provide an example that demonstrates his or her understanding of the material. Substantially answering each question means using AT LEAST six (6) detailed sentences.

In addition, each student must respond to AT LEAST two other student’s postings in the Discussion Forum using AT LEAST six (6) detailed sentences.

Students SHOULD NOT agree or compliment other students, as this will not count towards their grade.

APA referencing IS NOT required.

1. During the 2002 Sniper Murders in the Washington, D.C. area, the FBI profiled the shooter as a white male in a white van; later it was determined that the offenders were two black males in a sedan. What contributed to this error in profiling?