What is the name of this Criminal Justice job?

I'm trying to figure out what the title would be of the job that the agents do in Criminal Minds. I thought that Forensic Psychologist would be close because they analyze the behavior of the criminals in order to predict future crimes. But after researching it says that that profession usually just appears in court to help people's cases. Also, what college majors would support this?

Asked By: Zoe B - 9/7/2011
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Criminal profiling is used to analyze crimes after they occur, and has little resemblance to media dramatizations. There is an attempt to link crimes of serial offenders, provide inferences of offender characteristics from behavioral evidence analysis (deductive inferences) and/or attempts to statistically associate... More
Answered By: drdr - 9/7/2011
Additional Answers (1)
The task force that is portrayed in Criminal Minds are Criminal Behavior Analysts. They are law enforcement officers from different law enforcement branches that specialize in criminal behavior. This is similar to the unit from Silence of the Lambs... More
Answered By: OTwnGCop - 9/7/2011
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Sobre 287 Trabajos en tu area. $15-87/hora - Aplica Ahora.

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-217