1 percent of all persons age 12 or older in the United States) experienced one or more violent victimizations
KARACHI -- Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Patron-In-Chief, Pakistan Peoples Party has condemned the victimization
of PPP leaders former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and Federal Minister Makhdoom Amin Fahim by Federal government and asked PML-N to think twice before revisiting the era of political victimization
Perhaps most telling, the bureau said an eye-opening 49 percent of violent victimizations
and 37 percent of property victimizations
were not reported to police, with the former essentially unchanged from the prior year.
or victims without resources and institutional
Conducted between January and May 2008, it measured the past-year and lifetime exposure to violence for children age 17 and younger across several major categories: conventional crime, child maltreatment, victimization
by peers and siblings, sexual victimization
, witnessing and indirect victimization
(including exposure to community violence and family violence), school violence and threats, and Internet victimization
2007) observed that previously victimized children, particularly those experiencing child maltreatment or family violence, also appear to be at greater risk of subsequent victimizations
The more complex a child's victimization
history, the more likely he or she is to experience multiple negative outcomes, including posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, and substance use, Benjamin E.
The risk of violent victimization
was highest among young Aboriginal people aged 15 to 34, whose rate was about 2.
Rates of bullying, victimization
, and critical incidents of violence in schools represent an important contemporary educational policy concern.
However, about a quarter of overall violent victimization
against teens and about one-third of the victimizations
against older teens were reported to the police from 1993 to 2003.
per 1,000 officers), followed by corrections officers (155.
The study also found that 48 percent of the violent victimizations
and 36 percent of property crimes were reported to the police.