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Correlating Personality Disorders with Types (I, II) of Crimes in Prisoner Population

Um-e-Kalsoom1, Shehla Gul2

Abstract
Psychiatric problems have been associated with criminal behaviour in various studies. This study examined to find out the connection of personality disorders with the type of crimes in offenders. It also investigated to find out gender differences in various types of crimes. It was hypothesized that cluster “B” personality disorders and type II crimes will have positive relationship..