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Children's Exposure to Violence and the Intersection Between Delinquency and Victimization
(NCJ 240555) October 2013
OJJDP National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence Series, Grant, 12 page(s)
Carlos A. Cuevas, David Finkelhor, Anne Shattuck, Heather Turner, and Sherry Hamby
Based on interview data from the National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV) - a national study that is both large and comprehensive in its assessment of victimization and delinquency - this study identified groups of children (ages 10-17) who are either primarily victims or primarily offenders in terms of group size and how their characteristics and experiences differ.