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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Publication Recidivism of Young Parolees This study traced the recidivism of a sample of 3,995 parolees aged 17-22 over 6 years in 22 states.
5/1/1987 NCJ 104916
Publication Imprisonment in Four Countries This study compares the likelihood that persons arrested for robbery, burglary, or theft will be sentenced to prison in the United States, Canada, England, and the Federal Republic of Germany.
2/1/1987 NCJ 103967
Publication Prisoners in State and Federal Institutions on December 31, 1984 This report presents data for 1984 on the number and movement of prisoners in all State and Federal correctional institutions, addressing the sharp growth in prison populations and overcrowding.
Part of the Prisoners Series
2/1/1987 NCJ 103768
Publication Probation and Parole, 1985 This bulletin presents 1985 probation and parole statistics for the nation as a whole, federal and state jurisdictions, each region, and each state.
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
1/1/1987 NCJ 103683
Publication Back From the Dead: Backing the Progress of Kentucky's Furman-Commuted Death Row Population This report tracks the legal status of 23 Kentucky death row inmates who had their capital sentences commuted following the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Furman vs. Georgia (1972).
12/1/1986 NCJ 114350
Publication Historical Corrections Statistics in the United States, 1850-1984 Summaries tables and commentary for published national government reports on corrections statistics for the period of U.S. history from 1850 (the date of the first national reports on the topic) to 1984.
12/1/1986 NCJ 102529
Publication Population Density in State Prisons Based on the 1984 Prison Census, which collected detailed information on over 180,000 housing units at 694 State prisons, this report presents data on the amount, nature, and use of housing space in State prisons.
12/1/1986 NCJ 103204
Publication Capital Punishment, 1985 The status of capital punishment in 1985 is reviewed, including changes in statutory law, court decisions, and capital sentences and executions.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
10/1/1986 NCJ 102742
Publication Children in Custody A national total of 1,040 publicly operated State and local juvenile detention, correctional, and shelter facilities held 49,322 juvenile residents on February 1, 1985, a 1-percent increase over the same date in 1983.
10/1/1986 NCJ 102457
Publication State and Federal Prisoners, 1925-85 Using annual statistics for State and Federal correctional institutions for 1925-1985, trends in prison population are examined.
Part of the Prisoners Series
10/1/1986 NCJ 102494
Publication Prisoners in State and Federal Institutions on December 31, 1983 This report presents 1983 data on the number and movement of prisoners in all State and Federal correctional institutions.
Part of the Prisoners Series
6/1/1986 NCJ 99861
Publication Capital Punishment, 1984: National Prisoner Statistics This 1984 edition provides data on the nation's death row population and on the legal status of death penalty laws.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
5/1/1986 NCJ 99562
Publication Crime and Justice Facts, 1985 This report summarizes data on crime trends, crime costs, case processing, sentencing, and corrections for 1984.
5/1/1986 NCJ 100757
Publication Jail Inmates, 1984 Findings from the June 30, 1984, Annual Survey of Jails address the number of inmates, their demographic characteristics, conviction or detention status, total volume of annual jail admissions and releases, jail capacity, and occupancy rate. A narrative summary of the data. 5 suggested readings.
Part of the Census of Jails Series
5/1/1986 NCJ 101094
Publication Capital Punishment 1983 - National Prisoner Statistics This report presents 1983 data and longitudinal data on the U.S. death row population and on the legal status of State death penalty laws.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
4/1/1986 NCJ 99561
Publication Probation and Parole, 1984 This report presents 1984 data (and some earlier data) on probation and parole populations in the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the federal system.
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
2/1/1986 NCJ 100181
Publication Jail Inmates, 1983 This survey used personal interviews with a stratified random sample of 3,992 male and 1,793 female inmates of 407 local jails to identify sociodemographic and criminal characteristics of the 1983 jail inmate population.
Part of the Census of Jails Series
11/1/1985 NCJ 99175
Publication Capital Punishment, 1984 Statistics on prisoners under sentence of death during 1984 accompany summaries of the year's legislation and U.S. Supreme Court decisions on the subject.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
8/1/1985 NCJ 98399
Publication The Prevalence of Imprisonment A new statistical indicator is introduced that shows the pervasiveness of State imprisonment by measuring both the percentage of the Nation's population confined on any given day and the percentage that will ever have served a State prison sentence in their lifetimes.
7/15/1985 NCJ 93657
Publication Prison Admissions and Releases, 1982 These statistics on persons admitted to and released from State prisons in 1982 cover inmate demographic and offense characteristics as well as the median sentence given and the median time served before release.
7/1/1985 NCJ 97995
Publication 1983 Jail Census Data from the June 30, 1983, National Jail Census cover the number of jails and inmates by region for 1970-83, with data broken down by inmate characteristics (adults, juveniles, and sex) and by State.
Part of the Census of Jails Series
11/1/1984 NCJ 95536
Publication Returning to Prison This study defines recidivism and analyzes data on repeat incarceration.
Part of the Recidivism of Prisoners Released Series
11/1/1984 NCJ 95700
Publication Sentencing Practices in 13 States This report examines the sentencing systems of 13 States as well as the judge's role in sentencing, incarceration rates, and sentence lengths.
10/1/1984 NCJ 95399
Publication Probation and Parole, 1983 On December 1, 1983, nearly 1.3 percent of the adult population in the United States was either on probation, in prison, or on parole.
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
9/15/1984 NCJ 94776
Publication Prison Admission and Releases, 1981 Compared to earlier decades, imprisonment was more prevalent among the U.S. adult population in 1981, the entering inmate population was more likely to be convicted of violent crimes, and those leaving prison were less likely to exit by a discretionary parole board decision.
Part of the National Corrections Reporting Program Series
9/1/1984 NCJ 95043
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