criminology definition

  • noun:
    • The study of criminal activity, crooks, criminal behavior, and modifications.
    • the analysis of crime and crooks, specially their behavior.
    • A treatise on criminal activity and/or criminal population.
    • The part of sociology which studies criminal activity and crooks.
    • The research of crime.
    • The science of criminal activity.
    • the study of criminal activity and criminal behavior and law enforcement

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