An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.
Here's how you know
The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites always use a .gov or .mil domain. Before sharing sensitive information online, make sure you’re on a .gov or .mil site by inspecting your browser’s address (or “location”) bar.
The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.
Information related to: Schools, Adolescents (14-17), Adolescent abuse, Intervention, Victims of crime, Teen dating violence, Domestic violence/intimate partner violence/family violence
Describes two crime measures: the National Crime Victimization Survey, which captures crimes from the victims' perspective, and the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports, which covers crimes reported by law enforcement.
Provides information on offenders who commit violent crime, obtained from the victims through the National Crime Victimization Survey. Information includes age, race, gender, relationship to the victim, whether the offender seemed to be drunk or on drugs, and whether the offender was a gang member.
Bureau of Justice Statistics site provides reports on characteristics of victims of crime, including female victims of sexual violence, youth victims of violent crime, persons with disabilities and households with children. Data are drawn from the National Crime Victimization Survey.