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Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities
(NCJ 235394) April 2012
OJJDP National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence Series, Bulletin, 8 page(s)
David Finkelhor, Richard Ormrod, Heather Turner, and Sherry Hamby
 
Presents the survey results from the National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV) regarding authorities’ knowledge of victimization incidents involving children and youth, particularly police, school, and medical authorities. This is the fourth in a series of bulletins that present findings from NatSCEV, the most comprehensive nationwide survey to date of the incidence and prevalence of children’s exposure to violence across all ages, settings, and timeframes.