There are many victims of crime globally, and victims come from all walks of life. Victims can be a child or an adult, male or female, rich or poor. There are no boundaries for victims. They have been reported to come from every country globally, and their stories vary greatly. This blog post will discuss what victimology is, how it came about, some definitions for terms related to victims and their origins, and topics within victimology that you may want to explore!