2017

Resource Year Topic Type
National Incidence Study of Missing, Abducted, Runaway and Thrownaway Children in America (NISMART 1)
Funded by: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency and Prevention. U.S. Department of Justice, award 2017-MC-FX-K011. The principal goal of NISMAR...
1990, 2017 Kidnapping and Missing Children, Missing Children Project
Victimization and polyvictimization of Spanish youth involved in juvenile justice
Pereda, N., Abad, J., & Guilera, G. Journal of interpersonal violence, 32(21), 3272-3300. doi:10.1177/0886260515597440

2017 JVQ Paper
Victimization and Adversity among Children Experiencing War-Related Parental Absence or Deployment in a Nationally Representative US Sample
Heather, T., Finkelhor, D., & Hamby, S. Child Abuse & Neglect, 67, 271-279. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.02.039 (CV342)
2017 General Child Victimization Paper
Victimizations of Mexican youth (12–17 years old): A 2014 national survey
Frías, S. M., & Finkelhor, D. Child Abuse & Neglect, 67, 86-97. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.02.013 (CV352)
2017 General Child Victimization Paper
Sex trafficking of minors: How many juveniles are being prostituted in the US?
Finkelhor, D., Vaquerano, J., & Stranski, M. (2008 – Revised 2017). Durham NH: Crimes against children research center.
2017 Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Paper
Sextortion of Minors: Characteristics and Dynamics
This research finds that sextortion perpetrators who victimized minors (vs.young adults)were more likely to pressure victims into producing initial se...
2017 Technology/Internet Victimization
National estimates of missing children: Updated findings from a survey of parents and other primary caretakers
Sedlak, A. J., Finkelhor, D., Brick, J. M. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Deli...
2017 Kidnapping and Missing Children, Missing Children Paper
Family Abduction in a national Sample of US Children
Finkelhor, D., Henley, M., Turner, H., & Hamby, S. Child Abuse and Neglect, 67, 403-407. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2016.11.008 (CV346)
2017 Kidnapping and Missing Children, Kidnapping, Missing Children Paper