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Improving the Response to

Victims of Child Pornography

The National Center for Victims of Crime and our partners, the National Children’s Alliance and the University of New Hampshire’s Crimes Against Children Research Center, are pleased to release the Final Report from our examination of the response to victims of child pornography.

In the course of this project, our team employed a number of strategies to understand the current response to victims of child pornography and develop recommendations to improve that response. Read about our results from the links below.

Full Report

Executive Summary

Section 1: About the Report and What We Know

Section 2: Practitioner Online Survey

Section 3: Parent and Child Telephone Interviews

Section 4: Adult Survivor Online Interviews

Section 5: Clinician Telephone Interviews

Section 6: Mental Health Response to Victims

Section 7: Justice System Response to Victims




Thank You

We would like to sincerely thank the many victims, adult survivors, and family members who participated in interviews or the online survey. Your valuable insights will help us improve the nation’s response to victims of this terrible crime.

We would also like to thank the many professionals who shared their experience through project surveys, interviews, and conference calls; and the members of our advisory committee, who provided valuable feedback and helped us think through our recommendations.


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This National Center for Victims of Crime project was supported by cooperative agreement 2011-VF-GX-K017, awarded by the Office for Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed those of the project staff and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.