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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Publication Prosecutors in State Courts, 1996 Presents findings from the 1996 National Survey of Prosecutors, the latest in a series of biennial sample surveys of the Nation's 2,300 State court prosecutors.
Part of the Prosecutors in State Courts Series
7/1/1998 NCJ 170092
Publication German and American Prosecutions: An Approach to Statistical Comparison Provides a statistical comparison of German and American prosecutions, focusing mainly on charging, conviction, and sentencing rates for selected crimes.
5/1/1998 NCJ 166610
Publication Comparing Case Processing Statistics (Second Edition) Identifies the primary differences in case processing statistics reported by the agencies and explains why the reported statistics are not directly comparable.
4/1/1998 NCJ 169274
Publication State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons, 1994 Presents detailed findings from the 1994 nationally representative sample survey of felons convicted in State courts in 300 counties.
Part of the State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons Series
4/1/1998 NCJ 164614
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 1994 Presents data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in the Nation's 75 largest counties during May 1994.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
12/1/1997 NCJ 164616
Publication Felony Sentences in the United States, 1994 Presents the latest available figures for both State and Federal sentencing, reporting that in 1994 the Nation's courts convicted a total of about 900,000 persons of a felony offense.
Part of the Felony Sentences in the United States Series
7/1/1997 NCJ 165149
Press Release BJS Web Site Revised and Sourcebook Online is Updated Regularly "Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics puts new crime data on the Internet"
5/2/1997
Publication Juveniles Prosecuted in State Criminal Court Presents findings from the 1994 BJS National Survey of Prosecutors and other BJS statistical series, as well as data collected by the National Center for Juvenile Justice on juveniles proceeded against in State criminal courts.
3/1/1997 NCJ 164265
Press Release Felony Sentences in State Courts, 1994 "Almost a third of all convicted State felons were sentenced for drug trafficking or possession"
1/12/1997
Publication Felony Sentences in State Courts, 1994 Presents data from a nationally representative survey of 300 counties on national conviction and sentencing statistics for 1994.
Part of the Felony Sentences in State Courts Series
1/12/1997 NCJ 163391
Publication Federal Criminal Case Processing, 1980-87: Addendum for 1988 and Preliminary 1989 This addendum to the Bureau of Justice Statistics report, "Federal Criminal Processing, 1980-87," updates tables presented in the original report to include final data for 1988 and preliminary data for 1989, covering prosecution, adjudication, and sentencing in U.S. district courts.
11/6/1996 NCJ 125616
Publication Prosecutors in State Courts, 1994 This Bulletin presents findings from the 1994 National Survey of Prosecutors, the most recent in a series of biennial sample surveys of the Nation's 2,300 State court prosecutors.
Part of the Prosecutors in State Courts Series
10/1/1996 NCJ 151656
Publication Comparing Case Processing Statistics This joint statement of five Federal criminal justice agencies identifies the primary differences in case processing statistics reported by the agencies and explains why the reported statistics are not directly comparable.
8/1/1996 NCJ 161133
Publication Felony Sentences in the United States, 1992 The latest available figures covering both State and Federal sentencing reveal that in 1992, the Nation's courts convicted about 168,000 adults of a violent felony.
Part of the Felony Sentences in the United States Series
5/1/1996 NCJ 153257
Publication State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons, 1992 This report presents detailed findings from the 1992 nationally representative sample survey of felons convicted in State courts in 300 counties.
Part of the State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons Series
5/1/1996 NCJ 152696
Publication Contract Cases in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 Presents 1992 data on disposition of 366,000 contract cases involving 1.3 million litigants in State general jurisdiction courts in the Nation's 75 largest counties.
Part of the Contract Trials and Verdicts in Large Counties Series
2/1/1996 NCJ 156664
Publication Indigent Defense This report of presented selected findings drawn from various BJS surveys contains information related to the indigent defense for criminal defendants.
2/1/1996 NCJ 158909
Publication Spouse Murder Defendants in Large Urban Counties Discusses how state prosecutors, judges, and juries handled two types of murder cases (husbands killing wives and wives killing husbands) and gives specific case histories, describing each case and its outcome.
10/11/1995 NCJ 153256
Press Release Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 "Civil juries award punitive damages in 6% of successful suits."
7/16/1995
Publication Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 Discusses the 12,000 tort, contract, and real property rights cases disposed of by juries in the 75 largest counties during a 12-month period ending June 30, 1992.
7/16/1995 NCJ 154346
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 1992 Using data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in the Nation's 75 largest counties during May 1992.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
7/1/1995 NCJ 148826
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 1992 The Bureau of Justice Statistics collected 1992 data on felony defendants in large urban counties that focused on arrest charges, demographic characteristics, criminal histories, pretrial release and detention, adjudication, and sentencing.
7/1/1995 NCJ 155180
Press Release Tort Cases in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 "Three out of four tort cases settled out of court."
4/13/1995
Publication Tort Cases in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 Provides findings from a study of a representative sample of tort cases in the 75 largest counties.
Part of the Tort Trials and Verdicts in Large Counties Series
4/13/1995 NCJ 153177
Publication Prison Sentences and Time Served for Violence Presents the time served by violent offenders released from State prisons in 1992; estimates the hypothetical impact on time served of changing the percentage of sentence served; and discusses how the States differ in percentage of sentence served.
4/1/1995 NCJ 153858
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