Focus and Scope

Topics covered in the journal include the following, particularly with relevance to the clinical setting:

  • forensic medicine and psychiatry, including child abuse and neglect, interpersonal violence, elder abuse, domestic violence, sexual violence, suicidal behaviours, care in custody, restraint injuries, torture, and human rights;
  • forensic pathology, death investigation and causes of death, including death in custody and suicide;
  • forensic science, including the forensic aspects of toxicology, anthropology, and odontology.