National Academic Centers of Excellence in Youth Violence Prevention
Centers for Disease Control- National Center for Injury and Violence Control, Division of Violence Prevention
This document provides statistics on youth violence and suggests methods of prevention, as well as briefly explains what the Academic Centers of Excellence do to promote youth violence prevention.
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