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Violent Crime Programs at a Glance
Total Number of Programs: 142

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Violent Crime Practice Outcomes at a Glance
Total Number of Practices: 19

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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.



OJP Publications

Relationship Dynamics and Teen Dating Violence, NIJ, February 2018

Juvenile Registration and Notification Policy Effects: A Multistate Evaluation Project, OJJDP-Sponsored, January 2018

Development of a Mobile, Automated Tool Mark Characterization/Comparison System, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

Interpretation of Patterned Injuries in Medicolegal Death Investigation, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017

The Effects of Summer Jobs on Youth Violence, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

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