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Attorney General Lynch Announces Release of National Strategy for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction ICAC Task Force

April 20, 2016

Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch has announced the release of the second National Strategy for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction report to Congress and four video public service announcements that the Department produced in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children to address the threat of sextortion. The Attorney General made the announcements during plenary remarks she delivered at the "2016 National Law Enforcement Training on Child Exploitation" on April 19, 2016. The National Strategy details national efforts to address child exploitation; provides a threat assessment of the nature and scope of the problem; lays out plans for future investigations and prosecutions, outreach and education, victim services, and policy initiatives; addresses child exploitation in Indian Country; and offers Department statistics and research on the topic.

Resources:

Read the Department of Justice press release on Attorney General Lynch’s announcement.

Read the executive summary to the National Strategy for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction.

Learn more about the ICAC Task Force Program.


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