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Violent Crime Programs at a Glance
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Crime & Crime Prevention

Violent Crime

Violent crime is generally categorized into four types of offenses which involve force or the threat of force: murder, rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault.


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OJP Publications

Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2015, BJS, May 2016

Performing an Audit of Sexual Assault Evidence in Police Custody, NIJ, March 2016

Creating a Plan to Test a Large Number of Sexual Assault Kits, NIJ, March 2016

Understanding Firearms Assaults against Law Enforcement Officers in the United States, BJA-Sponsored, March 2016

Unsubmitted Sexual Assault Kits in Houston, TX: Case Characteristics, Forensic Testing Results, and the Investigation of CODIS Hits, Final Report, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016

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