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Q&A

  • How many children are sexually abused in the United States?
    Child sexual abuse statistics are available in the Department of Health and Human Services' annual r... Read More
    Last Updated: August 26, 2015

  • What are the effects on children who have witnessed domestic violence?
    Information on children exposed to domestic violence is available in the National Institute of Justi... Read More
    Last Updated: November 22, 2011

  • Where can I locate statistics on child abuse and neglect in the United States?
    Statistics on child abuse and neglect are available in the Department of Health and Human Services' ... Read More
    Last Updated: April 8, 2013

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Publications

  • A Judicial Checklist for Children and Youth Exposed to Violence,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2006, NCJ 232144. (28 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Communities Working Together To Help Children Exposed to Violence: Findings from Phase I of the Safe Start Initiative,  OJJDP-Sponsored, October 2011, NCJ 249503. (4 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • The Safe Start Center Series on Children Exposed to Violence: Homeless Shelters, Permanent/Supportive Housing, and Transitional Housing,  OJJDP-Sponsored, January 2010, NCJ 243306.
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • The Safe Start Center Series on Children Exposed to Violence: Pediatric Care Settings,  OJJDP-Sponsored, August 2009, NCJ 243307.
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • The Safe Start Center Series on Children Exposed to Violence: Schools,  OJJDP-Sponsored, January 2010, NCJ 243305. (12 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Experiences of Youth in the Sex Trade in Atlantic City,  OJJDP-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249953. (50 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

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