The article examines the interrelation between alcohol consumption, behaviour mediation and violent offending, including murder. Whilst a correlation may be drawn between intoxication and some acts of violence, a causal link between drinking and murder is less certain.
Drugs and Alcohol Today – Emerald Publishing
Published: Jun 1, 2008
Keywords: Alcohol; Crime; Gamma‐aminobutyric acid (GABA); Inhibition