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We Tip Hotline

Takes reports on crimes or felonies.

Voice: 1-800-782-7463

Verified: 1/29/2013

National Institute of Corrections

Provides information and technical assistance regarding those diagnosed with a mental illness in prison.

Voice: 1-800-995-6423

Website: http://nicic.gov

Verified: 1/29/2013

Consumer Response Center

Assistance for people who are victims of fraud. Complaints are shared with law enforcement agencies. Does not resolve individual disputes. Sponsored by Federal Trade Commission.

Voice: 1-877-382-4357

Verified: 1/29/2013

National Human Trafficking Resource Center

Provides opportunity to report trafficking crimes or get help. 'Human trafficking' is a form of slavery and involuntary servitude - examples include sexual exploitation, sweatshop workers, exploitation of agricultural workers and individuals working as domestic servants.

Voice: 1-888-373-7888

Verified: 1/29/2013

Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse

Information and referrals regarding juvenile justice programs and Department of Justice.

Voice: 1-800-851-3420

Website: http://www.ncjrs.gov

Verified: 1/29/2013

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Provides information on all aspects of the criminal justice system and support for victims.

Voice: 1-800-851-3420

Website: http://www.ncjrs.gov

Verified: 1/29/2013

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