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June 21, 2016: Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks in Orlando. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

June 15, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, 2016. (White House Briefing Room)

June 15, 2016: 9-11 Victim Compensation Fund Pays Over $1.52 Billion to Claimants and Announces Updated Regulations and Claim Form. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

June 14, 2016: Departments of Justice and Housing and Urban Development Award $9.2 Million to Provide Stable Housing to Victims of Domestic Violence Living with HIV/AIDS. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

June 14, 2016: Justice Department Awards More Than $3.2 Million to Reduce Domestic Violence Homicides. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

June 14, 2016: Justice Department and CNCS Announce Elder Justice AmeriCorps; $2 Million Partnership will Expand Legal Resources for Older Crime Victims. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

June 12, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- Honoring the Victims of the Attack in Orlando, Florida. (White House Briefing Room)

June 8, 2016: Office for Victims of Crime awards $3.6M to support victims of Charleston church shooting. (OJP Newsroom)

May 13, 2016: Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at the National Law Enforcement Memorial Fund 28th Annual Candlelight Vigil. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

May 5, 2016: National Institute of Justice Releases Findings on Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men. (OJP Newsroom)

April 28, 2016: The Justice Blog posted Promoting Healing and Well-Being for Victims of Child Sexual Abuse. courtesy of Principal Deputy Director Bea Hanson, Office on Violence Against Women, and Assistant Attorney General Karol V. Mason, Office of Justice Programs. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

April 28, 2016: Justice Department Releases National Guide for Sexual Abuse Medical Forensic Examinations of Children. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

April 19, 2016: Department of Justice Releases the 2016 National Strategy for Child Exploitation Prevention and Interdiction. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

April 18, 2016: Communities Nationwide Recognize National Crime Victims' Rights Week: The Office for Victims of Crime Awarded $377,000 for Commemorative Events. (OJP Newsroom)

April 12, 2016: Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at National Crime Victims' Rights Service Awards. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

April 12, 2016: Justice Department Honors Contributions to Crime Victims’ Rights and Services at National Ceremony. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

April 12, 2016: Remarks of Karol V. Mason at the National Crime Victim Service Awards Ceremony. (OJP Newsroom)

April 8, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- National Crime Victims' Rights Week, 2016. (White House Briefing Room)

March 31, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- National Child Abuse Prevention Month, 2016. (White House Briefing Room)

March 31, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, 2016. (White House Briefing Room)

March 23, 2016: Department of Justice Releases Report on Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

March 17, 2016: The Sexual Assault Kit Initiative: An Important Step Toward Ending the Rape Kit Backlog.. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

March 2, 2016: The Office for Victims of Crime announces Language Access Initiative to reduce language barriers to victim services. (OJP Newsroom)

January 29, 2016: Presidential Proclamation -- National Teen Dating Violence Awareness And Prevention Month, 2016. (White House Briefing Room)

January 27, 2016: Readout of Attorney General Lynch’s Visit to New Orleans. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

January 25, 2016: The Justice Blog posted Understanding the Threat of Sexual Violence on College Campuses, courtesy of Vanita Gupta, Head of the Civil Rights Division. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

January 21, 2016: The Justice Blog posted Understanding the Campus Climate Survey Validation Study Final Technical Report, courtesy of Principal Deputy Director Bea Hanson, Office on Violence Against Women. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

January 20, 2016: New science-based brochure provides practical guidance for notifying victims of sex assault after their kit is tested. (OJP Newsroom)

January 19, 2016: Justice Department Releases Human Trafficking Resources to Raise Awareness and Serve Victims. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

January 13, 2016: The Justice Blog posted Two Decades of Rescuing Children, courtesy of Assistant Attorney General Karol V. Mason, Office of Justice Programs and National AMBER Alert Coordinator. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

January 5, 2016: FACT SHEET: President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons. (White House Briefing Room)

January 4, 2016: Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Memorandum on Federal Efforts to Improve the Safety of Domestic Violence Victims. (U.S. Department of Justice Briefing Room)

 

 

 

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