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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
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
Publication Felony Sentences in the United States, 1996 Presents the latest available figures for both state and federal sentencing, reporting that in 1996 the Nation's courts convicted a combined total of over one million adults of a felony offense.
Part of the Felony Sentences in the United States Series
7/1/1999 NCJ 175045
Publication Tort Bench and Jury Trials in State Courts, 2005 Discusses tort cases concluded by a bench or jury trial in a national sample of jurisdictions in 2005.
11/6/2009 NCJ 228129
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 Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 2000 Presents data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in 40 of the Nation's 75 largest counties during May 2000.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
12/1/2003 NCJ 202021
Publication Felony Sentences in State Courts, 2000 Presents statistics for adults who were convicted of a felony and sentenced in State courts in 2000.
Part of the Felony Sentences in State Courts Series
6/1/2003 NCJ 198821
Publication Juvenile Felony Defendants in Criminal Courts: Survey of 40 Counties, 1998 Discusses the increase in violent juvenile crime experienced during the early and mid-1990's, which prompted states to modify the way their justice systems handle juvenile offenders.
5/1/2003 NCJ 197961
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 2006 Presents data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in the nation's 75 most populous counties during May 2006.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
5/26/2010 NCJ 228944
Publication State Public Defender Programs, 2007 Examines the provision of public defender services in the 22 states that had an entirely state-funded and state-administered indigent defense program in 2007.
9/16/2010 NCJ 228229
Publication Punitive Damage Awards in Large Counties, 2001 Presents findings on civil trials concluded in 2001 in the Nation's 75 largest counties that produced a punitive damage award.
3/1/2005 NCJ 208445
Publication Punitive Damage Awards in State Courts, 2005 Presents findings on civil trials concluded in 2005 in a national sample of state trial courts in which punitive damages were requested or awarded.
3/24/2011 NCJ 233094
Publication Appeals of Civil Trials Concluded in 2005 Presents information on civil trials concluded in state trial courts in 2005 with judgments or verdicts later appealed to an intermediate appellate court or court of last resort.
10/3/2011 NCJ 235187
Publication Business of State Trial Courts Data from the National Court Statistics Project, which has served as a repository for State court caseload and organization statistics, refute six commonly held myths about State trial court procedures and case outcomes.
11/28/1983 NCJ 91169
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 Analytic Plan for the Representation and Use of Offender Processing Statistics In response to States' questions on using offender processing statistics, this report defines each of the major structures for representing offender processing statistics, illustrates their use and display, and describes data bases supporting the structures. The major data source was a 1980 survey of States' use of offender-based transaction statistics (OBTS) systems.
7/1/1981 NCJ 80628
Publication Census of Tribal Justice Agencies in Indian Country, 2002 Presents detailed information gathered on tribal law enforcement agencies, tribal courts and services, and criminal record systems from the 2002 Census of Tribal Justice Agencies in American Indian Jurisdictions.
12/1/2005 NCJ 205332
Publication Compendium of Tribal Crime Data, 2011 Focuses on BJS's existing data on key criminal justice issues in Indian country and addresses gaps in tribal crime data.
6/28/2011 NCJ 234459
Publication Criminal Justice in the 90s Activities and statistical findings of the Bureau of Justice Statistics are presented to provide a sense of both the current focus of the Bureau and its future direction in terms of national data collection and analysis.
1/10/1990 NCJ 126495
Publication Criminal Defense Systems - A National Survey A survey conducted in 1982 produced national baseline data on the types of public defense systems, their funding sources, their costs, and their caseloads.
8/1/1984 NCJ 94630
Publication Growth of Appeals - 1973-1983 Trends This bulletin reports the growth in State appellate court caseloads from the mid-1960's to the present, identifies factors associated with caseload growth, and describes the efforts undertaken to collect and analyze relevant data.
Part of the State Court Organization Series
3/1/1985 NCJ 96381
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 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
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