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The Crime Victims' Institute (CVI) at Sam Houston State University is committed to advancing research on victimization issues in Texas. It is our hope that the information contained here will provide access to CVI's research, as well as information and resources from victim service agencies. Please contact us with any research ideas and/or issues you would like to see addressed. Thank you for visiting.

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Human Trafficking Series

CVI is  producing a series of technical reports on the subject of Human Trafficking.  All of the published reports in the series are available under the publications tab on the Crime Victims' Institute website. The . . .

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Sexual Assault Report Series

CVI is producing a series of reports on sexual assault, including campus sexual assault, Title IX and other guidelines, and criminal justice system response to perpetrators and survivors. The first report in the series will provide an overview of sex. . .

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