by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics in Washington, DC .
Written in English
|Statement||Mark Motivans and Tracey Kyckelhahn.|
|Series||Bureau of Justice Statistics special report|
|Contributions||Kyckelhahn, Tracey., United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics.|
|LC Classifications||HV6570.2 .M68 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||7 p. :|
|LC Control Number||2008412165|
Child pornography laws in the United States specify that child pornography is illegal under federal law and in all states and is punishable by up to 20 years' imprisonment or fine of $ The Supreme Court of the United States has found child pornography to be "legally obscene", a term that refers to offensive or violent forms of pornography that have been declared to be outside . Child pornography is pornography that exploits children for sexual stimulation. It may be produced with the direct involvement or sexual assault of a child (also known as child sexual abuse images) or it may be simulated child of the child occurs during the sexual acts or lascivious exhibitions of genitals or pubic areas which are recorded in the production of child . The overall mission of the FBI's Violent Crimes Against Children program is to protect children against harmful threats, including sex trafficking, online child exploitation, child abductions, and. The Senate Caucus on Missing, Exploited and Runaway Children (SCMERC) was formed in the United States of America in April, , in order to assist the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). It coordinates federal legislation preventing child abduction and exploitation of children, including prosecution for possession of online pornography, .
The legality of child pornography is explicitly addressed in 94 of the Interpol member states as of , according to research performed by the International Centre for Missing & Exploited Children (ICMEC) Koons Family Institute on International Law and Policy. Of those 94 countries, 58 criminalized possession of child pornography regardless of intent to distribute. The House Caucus on Missing and Exploited Children (HCMEC) was formed in order to assist the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and coordinate United States federal legislation preventing child abduction and exploitation of children, including prosecution for possession of online pornography and solicitation of minors for sexual activity. The National Conference on Crimes Against Children held in Washington, D.C. in and was noted for its impact on judicial, prosecutorial, educational, and legislative issues. The conference was one of the first bi-partisan supported conferences that involved three presidential administrations, and more than three hundred national experts on the sexual exploitation of . Individual Youth Factors. Juvenile sexual offenders report higher rates of emotional and behavioral problems than do nondelinquent youths but similar rates to those of violent nonsexual offenders or nonviolent nonsexual offenders (Ronis & Borduin, ).In addition, despite clinical lore, there is little evidence that the majority of juvenile sexual offenders have a Cited by:
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