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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

  • What are the effects on children who have witnessed domestic violence?
    The following resources capture information on children's exposure to violence and the impact it may... Read More
    Last Updated: October 26, 2017

  • Where can I locate statistics on child abuse and neglect in the United States?
    Statistics on child abuse and neglect are available in the Department of Health and Human Services' ... Read More
    Last Updated: April 18, 2017

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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).

  • Relationship Dynamics and Teen Dating Violence, NIJ, February 2018, NCJ 251031. (14 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Associations between Parental Characteristics, Attitudes, and Engagement on Mentoring Relationship Outcomes, OJJDP-Sponsored, November 2017, NCJ 251392. (1 pages).
    PDF (Research in Brief)   PDF (Final Report)   NCJRS Abstract   

  • OJJDP News @ a Glance, September/October 2017, OJJDP, October 2017, NCJ 251188. (10 pages).
    HTML  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Risks in Adolescence that Lead to Intimate Partner Violence in Young Adulthood, NIJ, October 2017, NCJ 251200. (2 pages).
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  • Pathways Between Child Maltreatment and Adult Criminal Involvement, NIJ, October 2017, NCJ 251189. (2 pages).
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