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What type of protection does the U.S. Department of Justice provide to trafficking victims?
Information for trafficking victims is available in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) brochu... Read More
Last updated:  11/12/2012

Can a victim apply directly to OVC for funding?
Yes. Under the International Terrorism Victim Expense Reimbursement Program (ITVERP), a U.S. nationa... Read More
Last updated:  07/22/2010

What is the Antiterrorism and Emergency Assistance Grant Program (AEAP)?
The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) uses AEAP to help jurisdictions respond to victims' immediate ... Read More
Last updated:  07/23/2010

I am a U.S. citizen, living in another country, and I have been a victim of terrorism. How may I obtain assistance?
Victims of international terrorism may receive reimbursement from the International Terrorism Victim... Read More
Last updated:  04/15/2013

What steps are being taken by the Federal government to combat human trafficking?
Information on government efforts to combat human trafficking can be found in the following annual r... Read More
Last updated:  11/12/2012

Can you tell me where I can find international victimization data?
International victimization data are available from the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justi... Read More
Last updated:  09/22/2010

How can I obtain a copy of the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) video, Victims of Trafficking: Far From Home and Helpless, NCJ 182334?
Due to a release agreement signed by the victims appearing in this video and U.S. Department of Just... Read More
Last updated:  11/12/2012

How do I report human trafficking?
Call 1-888-373-7888 (toll-free) or text BeFree (233733) to the National Human Trafficking Resource C... Read More
Last updated:  11/12/2012

What is the total number of human trafficking victims worldwide?
Although it is difficult to measure the magnitude of human trafficking, the International Labour Org... Read More
Last updated:  07/09/2015

How can I order OVC publications and products?
Many OVC publications and products are available in hardcopy and can be ordered from the National Cr... Read More
Last updated:  04/10/2013

Can you help me locate resources on trafficking of children?
Information on child trafficking victims is available in Trafficking in Persons Report, a publicatio... Read More
Last updated:  08/05/2014
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