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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: December 28, 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

  • What is the Department of Justice doing to help protect children from online predators?
    In response to the threat of computer-facilitated sexual exploitation crimes committed against child... Read More
    Last Updated: June 8, 2016

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  • OJJDP 2015 Annual Report - Moving Ahead: Our Commitment To Reforming the Juvenile Justice System, OJJDP, March 2018, NCJ 250522. (68 pages).

  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2018, OJJDP, February 2018, NCJ 251487. (10 pages).

  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, November/December 2017, OJJDP, December 2017, NCJ 251421. (10 pages).
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  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2017, OJJDP, October 2017, NCJ 251188. (10 pages).
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  • Federal Prosecution of Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Cases, 2004-2013, BJS, October 2017, NCJ 250746. (11 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Summary)   PDF (Full Report)   NCJRS Abstract   

  • Pathways Between Child Maltreatment and Adult Criminal Involvement, NIJ, October 2017, NCJ 251189. (2 pages).
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