According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Uniform Crime Reports, across the United States 36,402 boys and 47,472 girls younger than age 18 were picked up by law enforcement and identified as runaways. Girls who run from their homes, group homes, foster homes, or treatment centers, are at great risk of being targeted by a pimp and becoming exploited. Stay ARMED! Stay aware! Take the Pledge to do your part!