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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Publication Criminal Defense for the Poor, 1986 This study replicates the methodology used in a 1982 survey of State criminal defense programs for the poor, using a stratified sample of 718 counties in 50 States to update and provide comparable data on indigent defense services.
9/1/1988 NCJ 112919
Publication Prevalence of Guilty Pleas This bulletin notes that the majority of convictions result from guilty pleas rather than trial verdicts of guilty, and it focuses on the prosecutor's role in obtaining these pleas.
12/1/1984 NCJ 96018
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 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 1984 State Trial Court Jurisdiction Guide for Statistical Reporting - Summary Tables These 19 summary tables provide information relating to the completeness and comparability of State trial court statistics for 1984.
6/1/1985 NCJ 100779
Publication 1984 State Appellate Court Jurisdiction Guide for Statistical Reporting - Summary Tables State-by-State statistics cover aspects of State appellate courts' jurisdictions and operating procedures for 1984 so as to create a comparable data base for these courts.
10/1/1985 NCJ 100803
Publication Felony Sentences in State Courts, 1992 This report summarizes statistics compiled by the National Judicial Reporting Program on the sentences and characteristics of convicted felons sentenced by State courts.
1/1/1995 NCJ 151167
Publication State Court Organization 1993 This volume describes the organization of the State courts, and provides some corresponding information on the Federal court system.
1/1/1995 NCJ 148346
Publication Pretrial Release of Felony Defendants, 1992: Executive Summary This study of felony defendant pretrial release found that about 1 in 12 defendants released by State courts absconded before their trials and were still missing a year later.
11/1/1994 NCJ 151860
Publication Bureau of Justice Statistics: Annual Report, Fiscal 1988 This report summarizes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) programs and activities for fiscal year 1988 and presents the latest statistical information on a variety of criminal justice topics.
4/1/1989 NCJ 115749
Publication Bureau of Justice Statistics Fiscal Year 1994 Program Plan This report contains State and national crime statistics that reflect the fiscal year 1994 program plan of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); data are provided on crime victimization, prosecution, adjudication, corrections, Federal justice expenditures, criminal records, and State statistical analysis centers.
6/1/1994 NCJ 148138
Publication Report to the Nation on Crime and Justice - The Data This nontechnical report digests the latest available data to give the general reader a clear, accurate overview of crime, victims, offenders, and the criminal justice system and its costs.
10/1/1983 NCJ 87068
Publication State Court Caseload Statistics, 1977 to 1981 In 1981, the 50 States and the District of Columbia reported over 82 million cases filed in their respective trial courts. Between 1977 and 1981, the number of civil case filings increased by 31 percent.
Part of the State Court Organization Series
2/1/1983 NCJ 87587
Publication Felony Sentencing in 18 Local Jurisdictions Sentencing outcomes in the felony courts of 18 predominantly urban jurisdictions were examined using case-specific data on the sentences imposed on more than 15,000 felony offenders in 1983. Sentencing data came mainly from the entire county or independent city.
Part of the Felony Sentences in the United States Series
6/1/1985 NCJ 97681
Publication Pretrial Release and Misconduct: Federal Offenses and Offenders Presents statistical findings that describe Federal bail release and pretrial misconduct.
1/15/1985 NCJ 96132
Publication Felony Case-Processing Time This report presents data on the time for processing felony cases in the courts of 12 mostly urban U.S. jurisdictions.
Part of the Felony Sentences in the United States Series
8/1/1986 NCJ 101985
Publication State Felony Courts and Felony Laws This pamphlet presents the results of a 1985 census of the Nation's 3,235 felony courts and of a separate review of the felony laws of the 50 States and the District of Columbia.
Part of the Felony Sentences in State Courts Series
8/1/1987 NCJ 106273
Publication Felony Laws of the 50 States and the District of Columbia, 1986 This report on the results of the 1986 National Survey of State Felony Laws provides a condensed listing of felony statutes and the sentencing and classification information necessary for their interpretation.
2/1/1987 NCJ 105066
Publication Pretrial Release and Detention: The Bail Reform Act of 1984 This special report examines the effects of substantial changes in Federal pretrial release and detention practices under the Bail Reform Act of 1984.
2/1/1988 NCJ 109929
Publication Felony Sentences in State Courts, 1986 This survey report provides nationally represented data on felony sentences from 100 counties for 1986.
5/21/1999 NCJ 115210
Publication Report to the Nation on Crime and Justice, Second Edition Using data from the Bureau of Justice's statistical series, this report presents national data on crime and the criminal justice system.
3/1/1988 NCJ 105506
Publication Offender-Based Transaction Statistics: Tracking Offenders, 1990 The Offender-Based Transaction Statistics (OBTS) Program of the Bureau of Justice Statistics traces felony arrests and prosecutions through final disposition and helps States evaluate major decision points in the criminal justice process; the current study examined felony case processing in 11 States using OBTS data on more than 500,000 felony cases.
6/1/1994 NCJ 148200
Publication National Judicial Reporting Program, 1988 This report describes the number and characteristics of felons convicted in State courts in 1988 in the Nation overall and, separately, in the 75 largest counties.
12/1/1992 NCJ 135945
Publication Pretrial Release of Felony Defendants, 1990 The Bureau of Justice Statistics collected data through the biennial National Pretrial Reporting Program on criminal history, pretrial processing, adjudication, and sentencing information related to felony defendants in State courts in large urban counties.
11/1/1992 NCJ 139560
Publication Prosecutors in State Courts, 1990 During the year ending June 30, 1990, approximately 2,300 chief prosecutors employed about 20,000 deputy attorneys for the prosecution of felony cases in State courts, obtaining convictions on an estimated 668,000 felonies.
Part of the Prosecutors in State Courts Series
2/1/1992 NCJ 134500
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