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Q&A

  • 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 is Rohypnol?
    Rohypnol (flunitrazepam) is a depressant drug that is sometimes used in to perpetrate crimes, such a... Read More
    Last Updated: August 28, 2015

  • What is drug-facilitated rape?
    Information about drug-facilitated rape/sexual assault can be found in Drug-Facilitated Rape: Lookin... Read More
    Last Updated: August 28, 2015

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Publications

  • Historical Overview of U.S. Policy and Legislative Responses to Honor-Based Violence, Forced Marriage, and Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting, NIJ, September 2018, NCJ 252841. (83 pages).
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  • Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention: 2016 Annual Report, OJJDP, January 2019, NCJ 250714. (23 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • FY 2019 Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation (CTAS) Fact Sheet: Purpose Area 5 - Office on Violence Against Women Tribal Governments Program, BJA-Sponsored, November 2018, NCJ 252479. (2 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • The Safety and Accountability Audit, NIJ, October 2004, NCJ 252441. (12 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Study Finds Agencies Can React More Supportively Than Family and Friends to Victims' Disclosures of Sexual Assault, NIJ, October 2018, NCJ 252273. (2 pages).
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  • Expanding Use of the Social Reactions Questionnaire Among Diverse Women, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2017, NCJ 251459. (14 pages).
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