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NCJ Number: 120804 Find in a Library
Title: Child Molestation and Abduction: What Parents Can Do
Author(s): D R Miller
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 13
Sponsoring Agency: Illinois General Assembly
Springfield, IL 62704
Publication Number: 214
Sale Source: Illinois General Assembly
Legislative Research Unit
222 South College, 3rd Fl, Ste A
Springfield, IL 62704
United States of America
Type: Citizen Involvement Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This booklet gives sensible ideas to help parents prevent child molestation and abduction and lists public and private agencies that can help when a child becomes a victim of these crimes.
Abstract: The suggestions are intended to help parents protect young children, particularly when children start school, to help parents know what to do if their child disappears, and to help child victims of sexual assault and molestation. Appendixes contain phone numbers by Illinois city and town that can be called to report a missing child or a child needing help and phone numbers of sexual assault centers funded through the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault.
Main Term(s): Child molesters; Kidnapping
Index Term(s): Child Sexual Abuse; Child victims; Crime prevention education; Crimes against children
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