For problems associated with gangs in schools, view Responding to Gangs in Schools: A Collaborative Approach to School Safety, a resource developed by the National Gang Center (NGC) with support from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP). For additional gang resources, see OJJDP's Model Programs Guide Literature Review: Gang Prevention, the Gangs Special Feature, as well as the NGC website.
Data on rapes that occur in the U.S. are available in the Criminal Victimization and Criminal Victimization in the United States series of reports from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). The number of rapes reported to the police is available in the annual Crime in the United States report, which is published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
Drug arrest statistics are available through the Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reporting Program.
Online law enforcement trainings and training resources on hate crime investigation are available in the Training Resources section of our Hate Crime Special Feature. To learn about upcoming trainings and other events, conduct a search of our National Criminal Justice Reference Service Justice Events calendar.
Data on hate crimes can be found in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) annual report, Hate Crime Statistics and in the Hate Crime reports from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). See the Department of Justice Community Relations Service website and our Hate Crime Special Feature for additional information and resources.
To obtain an order of protection, contact your local district attorney or prosecutor's office. A restraining or stay-away order is a legal protection that prohibits contact or interference with activities or mobility. Additional information on orders of protection is available in the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) report, Enforcement of Protective Orders.
Information on internet crimes against children and the prevention of such crimes can be located on the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Program page and the Internet Safety Special Feature section of our website.