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Older teens (15-17)

Literature Review: Teen Dating Violence

During adolescence, many youths enter their first romantic relationship (Goncy, Farrell, and Sullivan, 2016; Scott et al., 2011; East and Hokoda, 2014). In some of these romantic relationships, adolescents may experience teen dating violence, as either a perpetrator or a victim—and many as both (Basile et al., 2020; Taylor and Mumford, 2016; Ybarra et al., 2016). Such abuse or victimization can have significant impacts on...

Spotlight on Youth Homicide Victims

Date Published
November 2017
Publication Type
Statistics, Report (Technical Assistance), Report (Study/Research), Report (Grant Sponsored), Report (Annual/Periodic), Data Snapshot