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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

Genomic Tools To Reduce Error in PMI Estimates Derived From Entomological Evidence, NIJ-Sponsored, 2016

Criminal Victimization, 2015, BJS, October 2016

Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men, NIJ, October 2016
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Co-Offending Among Adolescents in Violent Victimizations, 2004-13, BJS, July 2016

Law Enforcement Perspectives on Sex Offender Registration and Notification: Supplemental Report on Open-Ended Responses on Policy Recommendations, NIJ-Sponsored, July 2016

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Questions and Answers

What are the effects on children who have witnessed domestic violence?
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