Why Write About Crime When Crime Content Can Be Harmful?

Here’s why I do it

Aaron Jacklin
Understanding Crime
2 min readSep 1, 2023

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I write about criminology and criminal justice research, but I also write about writing about crime, specifically nonfiction crime content.

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I’m talking mostly about crime journalism and true crime here. In whatever medium.

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Aaron Jacklin
Understanding Crime

Creating quality, ethical nonfiction crime content. Criminology Journalist & Writing Coach. Writing a book by July 2024.