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Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2012

Categories: Crime/Justice,Sex Issues,Statistics,Youth

http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/svjfry12.pdf

Ranks juvenile detention facilities according to the prevalence of sexual victimization as reported by inmates in the National Survey of Youth in Custody.  Covers type of activity, whether staff on youth or youth on youth abuse, and characteristics of the offender and victim.  From the Bureau of Justice Statistics