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  • How many missing and exploited children are there in the United States?
    Missing and exploited children statistics are available in Child Victims of Stereotypical Kidnapping... Read More
    Last Updated: June 16, 2016

  • 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

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  • Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men,  NIJ, October 2016, NCJ 250298.
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  • Criminal Victimization, 2015,  BJS, October 2016, NCJ 250180.
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  • Tribal Legal Code Resource: Domestic Violence Laws - Guide for Drafting or Revising Victim-Centered Tribal Laws Against Domestic Violence,  BJA-Sponsored, February 2015, NCJ 250288. (235 pages).

  • Who Loaded the Gun? Recovering DNA from Bullet Casings,  NIJ-Sponsored, September 2016, NCJ 250284.

  • Developmental Pathways of Teen Dating Violence in a High-Risk Sample,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250213. (28 pages).
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  • Using Science and Experience When Contacting Sexual Assault Victims,  NIJ-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249586. (3 pages).
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