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The SWS also noted that victimization by common crimes reported in its surveys was much higher than the number of crimes actually reported to police.
As a result, the majority of research in this area has focused on understanding ecological risk and protective factors, such as school-level interventions and peer-to-peer interactions, as a way to prevent victimization for all students.
One of the most increasingly used instruments to assess violent experiences in young people is the Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire (JVQ; Hamby, Finkelhor, Ormrod, & Turner, 2004a, 2004b).
A victimization survey developed in two universities in the East Midlands (United Kingdom) conducted by Barberet and colleagues (2004) examined the incidence of student victimization during the previous twelve months, finding that 31% of them had been the victim of a crime, stolen some personal property (27%).
According to the most recent Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), approximately 20% of high school students nationwide reported experiencing in school violence victimization (bullying) (CDC, 2014b).
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) of 91 223 sixth graders from 2 969 schools in 16 Latin American countries, the average prevalence of 30-day recall of bullying victimization was 48.
The results demonstrated that among dark triads only psychopathy positively predicted bullying but none of the dark triads predicted victimization in adolescents.
Ulmer, professor of sociology and criminology at Pennsylvania State University, University Park, found that the white homicide victimization rate declined to 3.
Table-2: Regression analysis on four components of Bullying Victimization as predictors of poor Physical Health and Psychological Health.
Multidimensional Peer Victimization Scale (consists of four subscales including physical victimization, social manipulation, verbal victimization and attack on property) and Depression Anxiety Stress Scale (consists of three different set of symptoms including depression, anxiety and stress) were used.
Rehman Malik said that selective accountability has increased the impression of discrimination and political victimization, while not a single case of victimization was lodged during the PPP regime, according to press statement issued here on Tuesday.
Fleming and Jacobsen (2009) used the Global School-based Student Health Survey (GSHS) to explore the prevalence of victimization of 13-15 year olds from 19 low-middle income countries (N=104,614).