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Victimization

Apply Now for Office for Victims of Crime Funding To Support Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking

The Office for Victims of Crime is accepting applications for its FY 2022 Field-Generated Strategies to Address the Criminalization of Minor Victims of Sex Trafficking solicitation.
This program seeks to end the criminalization of minor victims of sex trafficking. The program also aims to develop, expand, or strengthen victim service programs that support victim-centered, trauma-informed, developmentally appropriate, and evidence-based responses for minor victims of sex...

Internet Safety Month

June is Internet Safety Month
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June is Internet Safety Month. The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) joins our partners in raising awareness about Internet safety and providing resources to keep kids safe online.

This year, OJJDP brings a focus to the crime of sextortion. Sextortion is an online crime that exploits youth through coercion or blackmail to acquire sexual content, engage in sex, or obtain money. 

Partnering

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