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Q&A

  • Are abused children more likely to offend later in life?
    Information on the phenomenon known as the "cycle of violence," in which a childhood history of phys... Read More
    Last Updated: December 21, 2012

  • What programs are available to prevent juvenile gun violence?
    The National Institute of Justice's CrimeSolutions.gov site provides ratings of justice-related prog... Read More
    Last Updated: March 19, 2014

  • Who is considered a mandatory reporter of child abuse, including child sexual abuse/exploitation?
    Individuals typically designated as mandatory reporters of child abuse, including child sexual abuse... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

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Publications

  • Real Talk - A Resource Guide for Educating Teens on Healthy Relationships,  OVC-Sponsored, March 2012, NCJ 250250.
    PDF (Resource Guide)   PDF (Conversation Cards)    

  • Co-Offending Among Adolescents in Violent Victimizations, 2004-13,  BJS, July 2016, NCJ 249756. (19 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Full Report)   PDF (Summary)   TEXT  NCJRS Abstract   

  • National Youth Violence Prevention Update: 2010-2016,  OJJDP-Sponsored, July 2016, NCJ 250083. (16 pages).
    PDF   

  • Facility-level and Individual-level Correlates of Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities, 2012,  BJS-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 249877. (5 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF  TEXT   

  • The AMBER Advocate, Spring 2016,  OJJDP-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 249959. (12 pages).
    PDF   

  • Child Victims of Stereotypical Kidnappings Known to Law Enforcement in 2011,  OJJDP, June 2016, NCJ 249249. (20 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

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