National Institute of Justice National Institute of Justice. Research. Development. Evaluation. Office of Justice Programs
skip navigationHome  |  Help  |  Contact Us  |  Site Map   |  Glossary
Reliable Research. Real Results. skip navigation
TopicsAll Programs & PracticesAbout CrimeSolutions.govResourcesFAQsNominate
skip navigation
NCJRS Library
The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains abstracts of more than 200,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed within the NCJRS Library. Search the NCJRS Abstracts Database for resources on this topic.
Victims & Victimization Programs at a Glance
Total Number of Programs: 92

See All Programs

Victims & Victimization Practice Outcomes at a GlanceNew
Total Number of Practices: 11

See All Practices

skip navigation

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]


Practices New

OJP Publications

Police Response to Domestic Violence, 2006-2015, BJS, May 2017

Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2016, BJS, May 2017

Criminal Protective Orders as a Critical Strategy To Reduce Domestic Violence, Final Summary Overview, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2017

NIJ Strategic Research and Implementation Plan: Sentinel Events Initiative (2016-2021), NIJ, February 2017

National Survey Shines a Light on the Nature and Scope of Teen Dating Violence, NIJ, February 2017

More OJP Publications

Questions and Answers

How do I report human trafficking?
See Answer

I am a victim of identity theft. What can I do?
See Answer

Are resources available to help teens in abusive relationships?
See Answer

More Q&A

Related Resources