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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 State Court Caseload Statistics, 1977-81 This is a discrete reference volume, containing structure charts, statewide aggregate caseload data and reporting practices, population trends, and a detailed explanation of the Court Statistics Project (CSP) methodology.
2/1/1983 NCJ 87587
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 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 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 Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2015 Describes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required by the Tribal Law and Order Act, 2010.
Part of the Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities Series
7/14/2015 NCJ 248785
Publication Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2014 Describes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required by the Tribal Law and Order Act, 2010.
Part of the Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities Series
7/10/2014 NCJ 246917
Publication State Government Indigent Defense Expenditures, FY 2008–2012 - Updated Provides data on state government indigent defense expenditures for fiscal years 2008 through 2012.
7/17/2014 NCJ 246684
Publication Indigent Defense Services in the United States, FY 2008–2012 - Updated Describes the indigent defense system for each state and the District of Columbia, including information on administration, methods of operation, and funding.
7/17/2014 NCJ 246683
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 2009 - Statistical Tables Presents data on felony defendants for cases filed in May 2009 and followed up for up to 1 year after filing (2 years for murder cases); statistics covered include arrest charges, demographic characteristics, criminal histories, pretrial processing, adjudication, and sentencing.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
12/20/2013 NCJ 243777
Publication State Court Organization, 2011 Presents 2011 data on the organization and operations of state trial and appellate courts and examines trends from 1980 through 2011.
Part of the State Court Organization Series
11/26/2013 NCJ 242850
Publication Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2013 Describes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required by the Tribal Law and Order Act, 2010.
Part of the Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities Series
8/22/2013 NCJ 242584
Publication Pretrial Detention and Misconduct in Federal District Courts, 1995-2010 Presents findings on general trends in pretrial detention and misconduct in the federal district courts between fiscal years 1995 and 2010.
2/21/2013 NCJ 239673
Publication Pretrial Release and Misconduct in Federal District Courts, 2008-2010 Presents findings on pretrial release and misconduct among defendants in federal district courts for the combined fiscal years 2008. 2009, and 2010.
11/15/2012 NCJ 239243
Press Release Pretrial Release and Misconduct in Federal District Courts, 2008-2010 FROM 2008 TO 2010 FEDERAL DISTRICT COURTS RELEASED MORE THAN A THIRD OF DEFENDANTS PRETRIAL
11/15/2012 NCJ 239243
Publication Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2012 Describes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required by the Tribal Law and Order Act, 2010.
Part of the Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities Series
10/5/2012 NCJ 239077
Press Release Jails in Indian Country, 2011 2,239 INMATES IN INDIAN COUNTRY JAILS IN 2011, UP 5.7 PERCENT FROM 2010
Part of the Jails in Indian Country Series
9/25/2012 NCJ 238978
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 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
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