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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

  • Using Science and Experience when Contacting Sexual Assault Victims,  NIJ-Sponsored, January 2016, NCJ 249586. (3 pages).
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  • Examining Criminal Justice Responses to and Help-Seeking Patterns of Sexual Violence Survivors With Disabilities,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250196. (87 pages).
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  • Progress on Testing Sexual Assault Kits,  NIJ, September 2016, NCJ 250194. (3 pages).
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  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Program Development and Operation Guide,  OVC, August 2016, NCJ 250082.
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  • Law Enforcement Perspectives on Sex Offender Registration and Notification: Supplemental Report on Open-Ended Responses on Policy Recommendations,  NIJ-Sponsored, July 2016, NCJ 250114. (23 pages).
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  • Documentation for Analysis of Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men - 2010 Findings From the National Intimate Partner And Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) by the National Institute of Justice,  NIJ-Sponsored, November 2015, NCJ 250087. (392 pages).
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