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National Academies Release Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Report and Video

September 25, 2013

On September 25, 2013, the Institute of Medicine and the National Research Council released "Confronting Commercial Sexual Exploitation and Sex Trafficking of Minors in the United States." This Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) sponsored report examines current approaches to addressing commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking of children, identifies causes and consequences for both victims and offenders, and highlights recommendations to prevent, identify, and respond to these crimes. An online video accompanied the public release of the report.


Access the full report and watch the video.

Learn more about OJJDP's programs and resources addressing commercial sexual exploitation of children.