Biblioteca Virtual

Domestic and sexual violence data collection: A Report to Congress under the Violence Against Women Act

Show simple item record

dc.coverage.spatial Estados Unidos
dc.date.accessioned 2016-01-07T15:21:33Z
dc.date.available 2016-01-07T15:21:33Z
dc.identifier.uri http://desa1.cejamericas.org:8080/handle/2015/515
dc.description.abstract This report, supported by the National Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics, represents an important first step in analyzing what needs to bedone to ensure reliable estimates of the extent and nature of violent crimes committed against women. The study found that the Federal Government and the majority of States currently are collecting some statistics annually on thesecrimes: 35 States collect data on domestic violence, 30 gather statistics on sexual violence. Some of these existing State programs can serve as working models for States that currently do not collect data on these crimes.
dc.title Domestic and sexual violence data collection: A Report to Congress under the Violence Against Women Act
dc.ceja.source Fuente: <a href="http://www.usdoj.gov">U.S. Department of Justice</a>


Files in this item

Thumbnail Files: ncjrs-domestic.pdf
Size: 261.2Kb
Format: PDF

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record