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Database of Past CMRL Messages

Welcome to the database of past Child-Maltreatment-Research-L (CMRL) list serve messages. The table below contains all past CMRL messages (text only, no attachments) from Nov. 20, 1996 - March 6, 2018 and is updated quarterly.

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Message ID: 9520
Date: 2014-02-12

Author:Finkelhor, David

Subject:Maltreatment trends for 2012 bulletin

National statistics from 2012 showed increases in some forms of child maltreatment for the first time in many years. While overall substantiated child maltreatment was flat from 2011 to 2012, there was a 2% rise in sexual abuse and a 5% rise in physical abuse. Neglect declined 3% but child maltreatment fatalities rose 4% from 1,557 to 1,620. http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/CV203_Updated%20trends%202012_2_12_31.pdf David Finkelhor Crimes against Children Research Center Family Research Laboratory Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824 Tel 603 862-2761* Fax 603 862-1122 email: david.finkelhor@unh.edu http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/ http://www.unh.edu/frl/ 2014 International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference July 13-15, Portsmouth, NH Abstract submission deadline: March 7, 2014 https://cola.unh.edu/frl/call-abstracts My new book is now available. To see more or order it, click on the cover below. *******************************************************

National statistics from 2012 showed increases in some forms of child maltreatment for the first time in many years. While overall substantiated child maltreatment was flat from 2011 to 2012, there was a 2% rise in sexual abuse and a 5% rise in physical abuse. Neglect declined 3% but child maltreatment fatalities rose 4% from 1,557 to 1,620. http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/CV203_Updated%20trends%202012_2_12_31.pdf David Finkelhor Crimes against Children Research Center Family Research Laboratory Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824 Tel 603 862-2761* Fax 603 862-1122 email: david.finkelhorunh.edu http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/ http://www.unh.edu/frl/ 2014 International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference July 13-15, Portsmouth, NH Abstract submission deadline: March 7, 2014 https://cola.unh.edu/frl/call-abstracts My new book is now available. To see more or order it, click on the cover below. *******************************************************