Dr. Park Dietz – KUCI Rado

Dr. Park Dietz joins Heather McCoy in discussing media coverage of mass shootings. To listen, click here.

Dr. Park Dietz – WGN Radio

Dr. Park Dietz joins Mike McConnell to discuss how the media might better handle tragedies such as that in Connecticut. Click here to listen to the audio

Inspiring Copycat Crimes

In 2009, in the wake of the Winnenden school shooting in Germany that killed 15, Charlie Brooker reminded us of the mechanics of the mainstream press in such tragic days by quoting Forensic Psychiatrist Dr. Park Dietz. “We’ve had 20… Read More

Documenting a Suspect’s State of Mind

By Park Dietz, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D. Many investigators have interviewed suspects who seemed to know exactly what they were doing but learned a year later that the individuals claimed insanity. Or, perhaps, officers have obtained confessions only to discover that… Read More