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  • Aizer, Anna (National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 2007)
    Three quarters of all violence against women is perpetrated by domestic partners. I study both the economic causes and consequences of domestic violence. I find that decreases in the male-female wage gap reduce violence ...
  • Christopher, Suzanne; Villegas, Malia; Daulton, Christina (National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), 2012)
    Increasingly, tribal leaders acknowledge that research is a key tool of tribal sovereignty in providing data and information to guide community planning, cross-community coordination, and program and policy development. ...
  • Landon, Leah; Gleason, Nicky (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2018)
    In an effort to more effectively manage the use of the VOCA funds, OCVA expressed an interest in implementing a more robust evaluation of the 2015-2019 plan and providers funded under it. The project has two goals: Goal ...
  • Mitchell, Kimberly; Hamby, Sherry; Turner, Heather; Shattuck, Anne; Jones, Lisa (Pediatrics, 2015)
    OBJECTIVE: To report the prevalence of weapons involved in the victimization of youth with abstract particular emphasis on weapons with a “high lethality risk” and how such exposure fits into the broader victimization and ...
  • Wellman, Ashley (American Investigative Society of Cold Cases, 2016)
    [CVRL Note: this article begins on page 12 of the PDF; also, the section most related to research on victims/co-victims begins on page 14, under the heading Victim Prioritization.] Declining clearance rates are contributing ...
  • Warnken, Heather (The Police Chief Magazine, 2018)
    Data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), the primary source for criminal justice statistics at the U.S. Department of Justice shed light on law enforcement’s current efforts in victim services, providing chiefs ...
  • Unknown author (National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC), 2015)
    The following fact sheet provides important factual context on campus sexual violence based on the latest research and statistics. It defines sexual violence and affirmative consent, provides general facts about campus ...
  • Unknown author (National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC), 2015)
    The following fact sheet provides important factual context on child sexual abuse based on the latest research and statistics. It lays out forms of child abuse and warning signs that a child may have been abused or that a ...
  • Casteel, Kathryn; Wolfe, Julia; Nguyen, Mai (FiveThirtyEight, 2018)
    This post provides an overview of the findings from the 2016 National Crime Victimization Survey, as the NCVS underwent a sample redesign in 2017 to account for updates to the 2010 census. The post builds on the summary ...
  • Abt, Thomas; Winship, Christopher (United States Agency for International Development, 2016)
    "This report was commissioned by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for the Central America Regional Security Initiative (CARSI), a United States government effort primarily executed by both USAID and ...
  • Unknown author (Violence Policy Center, 2016)
    Nationwide, 1,613 females were murdered by males in single victim/single offender incidents in 2014, at a rate of 1.08 per 100,000. The study found that nationwide, 93 percent of women killed by men were murdered by someone ...
  • Unknown author (Violence Policy Center, 2017)
    Nationwide, 1,686 females were murdered by males in single victim/single offender incidents in 2015, at a rate of 1.12 per 100,000. Of the 1,686 female homicide victims, 1,110 were white, 476 were black, 48 were Asian or ...
  • Herrero, Juan; Vivas, Pep; Torres, Andrea; Rodriguez, Francisco (Frontiers, 2018)
    Introduction: Little scholarly attention has been paid to the analysis of the history of intimate partner violence (IPV) against women with different male partners and how it could be related to levels of IPV with the ...
  • Cliff, Gerald; Desilets, Christian (University of Notre Dame, 2014)
    We present this work to help clarify the concept of white collar crime, discuss what it has traditionally been perceived to be and what it is becoming in the age of computers, the Internet, and rapidly advancing technology. ...
  • Logan, TK; Valente, Roberta (National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH), 2015)
    Overall, 637 women with experiences of partner abuse agreed to participate in the survey. Participants were an average of 30 years old and mostly white (56%), Hispanic (15%), and African-American (11%). Because some of the ...
  • Hemenway, David; Azrael, Deborah; Miller, Matthew (Springer Open, 2017)
    Background: Gun theft is an important source of guns used by criminals. Yet no empirical work has focused on the characteristics of gun owners that distinguish those who have had their guns stolen from those who have not. ...
  • Roth, Randolph (National Institute of Justice (NIJ), 2013)
    Since World War II, the homicide rate in the U.S. has been three to ten times higher than in Canada, Western Europe, and Japan. This, however, has not always been the case. What caused the dramatic change? Dr. Roth discussed ...
  • Roth, Randolph (National Institute of Justice (NIJ), 2013)
    Since World War II, the homicide rate in the U.S. has been three to ten times higher than in Canada, Western Europe, and Japan. This, however, has not always been the case. What caused the dramatic change? Dr. Roth discussed ...
  • Ciarlante, Mitru; Fountain, Kim (National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC), 2010)
    The National Center and NCAVP began this collaborative survey and report to gain a better understanding of the victim services provided to LGBTQ victims of crime throughout the United States. The focus of this joint policy ...
  • Hopper, Jim (Washington Post, 2015)
    In the midst of sexual assault, the brain’s fear circuitry dominates. The prefrontal cortex can be severely impaired, and all that’s left may be reflexes and habits. In the Washington Post’s recent series on college sexual ...