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Based mostly in Quantico, Virginia, the Behavioral Evaluation Unit (BAU) is a subsection of the FBI. Referred to as in by native police departments to help in fixing crimes of a serial and/or extraordinarily violent nature the place the perpetrator is unknown (referred to by the Unit because the unknown topic or unsub for brief), the BAU makes use of the controversial scientific artwork of profiling to trace and apprehend the unsub. Profiling entails arising with primary traits of the unsub and the victims (known as the victimology), utilizing proof from the case and matching that info to historic precedents and psychological analyses as a way to unravel the case. Due to the character of the work carried out by the BAU – the work being time consuming and psychologically demanding – its members are fiercely loyal to the Unit and to its different members. Additionally due to the work’s general demanding nature, not many members of the BAU have been capable of keep a cheerful or secure household life.