Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC)
The CSEC page highlights programs and efforts supported by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention to address the commercial exploitation of children and assist its victims.
Crimes Against Children Research Center
Funded in part by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Crimes against Children Research Center serves to combat crimes against children by providing research and statistics to the public, policy makers, law enforcement, and other child welfare personnel.
Electronic Aggression (Podcast)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Electronic Aggression Podcast focuses on how new forms of electronic media (blogs, chat rooms, text messaging, and the Internet) are providing new arenas for youth violence to occur.
Enough is Enough
Sponsored in part by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the mission of Enough Is Enough is to make the Internet safer for children and families.
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): Cyber Crime
The FBI works to prevent criminals, sexual predators, and others intent on malicious destruction from using the Internet and online services to steal from, defraud, and otherwise victimize citizens, businesses, and communities.
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): Innocent Images National Initiative
The initiative, a component of the FBI's Cyber Crimes Program, is an intelligence-driven, proactive, multiagency investigative initiative to combat the proliferation of child pornography/child sexual exploitation facilitated by an online computer.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC): Kids’ Online Safety
This section of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) site provides online privacy guidelines and resources for kids, parents, and educators.
In partnership with government and private citizens, INOBTR ("I Know Better") promotes awareness and educates children, parents and teachers to reduce the chance of children becoming victims of Internet crimes.
Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Program
Funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the ICAC Task Force Program was created to help law enforcement agencies enhance their investigative response to offenders who use the Internet, online communication systems, or other computer technology to sexually exploit children.
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC)
The NCMEC mission is to help prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation; help find missing children; and assist victims of child abduction and sexual exploitation, their families, and the professionals who serve them.
National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
NIJ is the research, development and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice. Following are NIJ multimedia resources that focus on the topic of online safety:
Sponsored by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, NetSmartz is an Internet safety-education resource for children (5-17), parents, guardians, educators, and law enforcement.
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
OJJDP provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization.
Project iGuardian is a national cyber safety campaign spearheaded by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations in partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. As part of Project iGuardian, schools and youth groups can request presentations on how to avoid falling victim to online sexual predators.
Project Safe Childhood (PSC)
This U.S. Department of Justice initiative combats the use of computers for the purposes of sexual exploitation crimes against children. It aims to investigate and prosecute offenders, as well as protect and assist victimized children.
U.S. Department of Justice Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section (CEOS)
The mission of the CEOS is to protect the welfare of America's children and communities by enforcing federal criminal statutes relating to the exploitation of children and obscenity.