|Before the crime:
person may have experienced some stressful event
in his personal life.
This could have been a problem at school with
teachers, at work with managers or co-workers, at
home with parents, spouse, or girlfriend, or with
He would have displayed a preoccupation with
adolescent girls but an awkwardness or lack of
success in establishing relationships with them.
He would spend time driving in areas young
girls could be found and be seen staring at them
to the point of the girls becoming uncomfortable.
He may have displayed an avid interest in TV
shows, movies or magazines featuring young girls,
especially in athletic roles.
|After the crime:
Changes in the
consumption of alcohol, drugs or cigarettes.
Avoidance of family, friends and associates;
absence from school, work or appointments.
Unplanned disruption of daily activities. May
attempt to leave the area for plausible reason
such as a work-related trip, or to visit a
distant relative or friend, etc.
Highly nervous, irritable, short-tempered
disposition. Disruption of normal sleeping
patterns. Changes in physical appearance, such as
hair coloring or new cut, removal or growth of
facial hair.Lack of pride in appearance.
Unexplained injuries, such as scratches or
Uncharacteristic turn to or away from
Intense interest in status of the
investigation through discussion, media
Changes to his vehicle. May clean or change
appearance of vehicle (paint, removal of
accessories). May hide, sell or dispose of it.