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Victims & Victimization Programs at a Glance
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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

Victims & Victimization

In 2011, U.S. residents age 12 or older experienced an estimated 5.8 million violent victimizations and 17.1 million property victimizations. The types of victimizations included in this figure range from rape and aggravated assault to auto theft and burglary to simple assault and personal theft.[1]

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Modernizing Crime Statistics: Report 2 - New Systems for Measuring Crime, BJS-Sponsored, 2018
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Sexual Victimization Reported by Adult Correctional Authorities, 2012-2015, BJS, July 2018
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How Evaluation Toolkits Can Help Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Programs Assess Their Impact, NIJ, June 2018
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How Effective Are Lethality Assessment Programs for Addressing Intimate Partner Violence?, NIJ, June 2018
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Just Science Podcast: Episode 47: Drugs: Just Alcohol and Witness Recall, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2018
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