Tagged: victims

Take Some Time this Weekend to Remember the Fallen

On most American calendars Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer. Common celebrations include taking advantage of the long weekend to visit with friends/family and participating in barbeques (weather permitting). If not already on your agenda, the Center for Homeland Defense and Security would like to remind all Americans to...

Force Against Human Trafficking: Arizona’s new Task Force Submits Final Report to Governor Brewer

In April 2013, Governor Janice K. Brewer established the Governor’s Task Force on Human Trafficking. This September, the Task Force submitted its final report to Governor Brewer. The report includes recommendations to combat trafficking. In Arizona, it’s unclear just how many victims of human trafficking there are. The Maricopa County...

New Report on Hate Crime Victimization from 2003-2011

Hate Crime Victimization, 2003-2011 Yesterday, the Bureau of Justice Statistics released a new reported titled, “Hate Crime Victimization, 2003-2011.” The report “Presents annual counts and rates of hate crime victimization that occurred from 2003 through 2011, using data from the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS). The report examines changes over...