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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

  • Five Things About Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Men and Women,  NIJ, May 2016, NCJ 249815.
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  • Down the Road - Testing Evidence in Sexual Assaults,  NIJ, June 2016, NCJ 249805.
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  • How Prevalent Is Campus Sexual Assault in the United States?,  NIJ, June 2016, NCJ 249827.
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  • Report on Sexual Victimization in Prisons, Jails, and Juvenile Correctional Facilities: Review Panel on Prison Rape,  OJP, April 2016, NCJ 249913. (97 pages).
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  • The Prosecutors' Resource: Sexual Abuse in Confinement,  BJA-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249908. (56 pages).
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  • National Protocol for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations - Pediatric,  NIJ-Sponsored, OJP-Sponsored, April 2016, NCJ 249871. (233 pages).
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