Category: 2003

Resource Category Topic Type
Child Physical Abuse
Approximately 171,000 cases of child physical abuse were substantiated in 2003.<br /> Physical abuse constituted 19% of all child maltreatment substa...
2003 General Child Victimization Fact Sheet
Commentary: The Legacy of the Clergy Abuse Scandal
Finkelhor, D. Child Abuse & Neglect, 27: 1225-1229. (CV68)
2003 Sexual Abuse Paper
Developmental Victimization Survey
The Developmental Victimization Survey (DVS) is a longitudinal study designed to assess a comprehensive range of childhood victimizations across gende...
2002, 2003, 2004 General Child Victimization, Polyvictimization, Statistics Project
Escaping or connecting? Characteristics of youth who form close online relationships
Wolak, J., Mitchell, K.J., and Finkelhor, D. Journal of Adolescence, 26(1), 105-119. (CV51)
2003 Technology/Internet Victimization Paper
Internet sex crimes against minors: The response of law enforcement
Wolak, J., Mitchell, K.J., and Finkelhor, D. (2003). Alexandria, VA: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. (CV70)*
2003 Technology/Internet Victimization Paper
National juvenile online victimization study (N-JOV): Methodology report
Wolak, J., Mitchell, K.J., and Finkelhor, D. (2003). Crimes against Children Research Center, Durham, NH. (CV72)
2003 Technology/Internet Victimization Paper
Prosecution of child abuse: A meta-analysis of rates of criminal justice decisions
Cross, T. P., Walsh, W. A., Simone, M., & Jones, L.M. Trauma, Violence and Abuse 4(4), 323-340. (CV79)
2003 Child Advocacy Centers, Multi-Site Evaluation of Children's Advocacy Centers (CACs) Paper
Reporting Assaults Against Juveniles to the Police Barriers and Catalysts
Finkelhor, D. & Wolak, J. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 18(2): 103-128.
2003 Child Advocacy Centers, NCAtrak Paper
The exposure of youth to unwanted sexual material on the internet: A national survey of risk, impact and prevention
Mitchell, K.J., Finkelhor, D., and Wolak, J. Youth & Society, 34(3), 330-358. (CV43)
2003 Technology/Internet Victimization Paper