January 1, 1999 NCJ 172849
Presents national-level statistics describing all aspects of processing in the Federal criminal justice system, including investigations by U.S. attorneys, prosecutions and declinations, pretrial release and detention, convictions and acquittals, sentencing, appeals, and corrections for 1996.
Case processing data for 1996 by Federal district are available in spreadsheet format in the Crime & Justice Electronic Data Abstracts.
Interactive tabulations of Federal criminal case processing data are available from the Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center.
Part of the Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics Series
Full Report (PDF 564K)
Full Report - No tables (ASCII file 174K)
Introduction (PDF 98K)
Chapter 1: Prosecution (PDF 110K)
Chapter 1: Prosecution - 5 Spreadsheets (Zip format 17K)
Chapter 2: Pretrial release (PDF 145K)
Chapter 2: Pretrial release - 10 Spreadsheets (Zip format 38K)
Chapter 3: Adjudication (PDF 104K)
Chapter 3: Adjudication - 5 Spreadsheets (Zip format 19K)
Chapter 4: Sentencing (PDF 110K)
Chapter 4: Sentencing - 6 Spreadsheets (Zip format 24K)
Chapter 5: Appeals (PDF 99K)
Chapter 5: Appeals - 5 Spreadsheets (Zip format 20K)
Chapter 6: Corrections (PDF 177K)
Chapter 6: Corrections - 13 Spreadsheets (Zip format 55K)
Methodology (PDF 134K)
Codebooks and Datasets
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Bureau of Justice Statistics