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  • 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

  • How many women are raped each year in the U.S.?
    Data on rapes that occur in the U.S. are available in Criminal Victimization in the United States: S... Read More
    Last Updated: April 2, 2014

  • What risk factors are associated with juvenile sexual offenders?
    Information on the risk factors associated with juvenile sex offenders is available in the Office of... Read More
    Last Updated: November 21, 2012

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Publications

  • National Protocol for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations - Pediatric,  NIJ-Sponsored, OJP-Sponsored, April 2016, NCJ 249871. (233 pages).
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  • Unsubmitted Sexual Assault Kits in Houston, TX: Case Characteristics, Forensic Testing Results, and the Investigation of CODIS Hits, Executive Summary,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249813. (2 pages).
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  • Unsubmitted Sexual Assault Kits in Houston, TX: Case Characteristics, Forensic Testing Results, and the Investigation of CODIS Hits, Final Report,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249812. (66 pages).
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  • The Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA): A Guide on SORNA Implementation in Indian Country,  SMART, March 2016, NCJ 249581.
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  • Creating a Plan to Test a Large Number of Sexual Assault Kits,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249234.
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  • Performing an Audit of Sexual Assault Evidence in Police Custody,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249233.
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