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The Crime Victims' Institute (CVI) at Sam Houston State University is committed to advancing research on victimization issues in Texas. It is our hope that the information contained here will provide access to CVI's research, as well as information and resources from victim service agencies. Please contact us with any research ideas and/or issues you would like to see addressed. Thank you for visiting.

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CVI Talks: Immigrant Victimization

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We sat down with Elise Griesmyer, Associate Legal Director of St. Francis Cabrini Center for Immigrant Legal Assistance, and Chris Guerra, SHSU PhD Student to talk about Immigrant Victimization.

Highlighted Research

Understanding Cybercrime Victimization:

The Role of Self-Control and Risky Online Behavior

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POLLUTED CONFINEMENT:

A Nationwide Analysis of Toxic Releases Near Prisons

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