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Publication Felony Sentencing and Jail Characteristics Using data obtained from two nationwide county surveys conducted in 1988, this paper addresses the effect of local jail conditions on a judge's choice of sentence in a felony case, particularly the decision to sentence a felon to jail rather than to prison or probation.
6/1/1993 NCJ 142523
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
Publication Profile of Felons Convicted in State Courts, 1986 Statistical data.
1/1/1990 NCJ 120021
Publication Felons Sentenced to Probation in State Courts, 1986 This report presents the results of the fourth part of a national survey of sentencing in State felony courts from the National Judicial Reporting Program (NJRP) of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). It focuses in particular on probation, both the straight and split-sentences types.
Part of the Felony Sentences in State Courts Series
11/1/1990 NCJ 124944
Publication Felony Case Processing in State Courts, 1986 This report presents data on method of conviction (jury trials, bench trials, and guilty pleas) as well as the types and length of sentences for felony cases in State courts for 1986.
Part of the Felony Sentences in State Courts Series
2/1/1990 NCJ 121753
Publication Tracking Offenders, 1988 Fourteen States participate in the Offender-Based Transaction Statistics (OBTS) program of the Bureau of Justice Statistics. The data provided to OBTS permits a comprehensive examination of the outcomes of felony arrest, prosecution, and conviction.
6/1/1991 NCJ 129861
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 1990 The National Judicial Reporting Program (NJRP) collects data biennially from State felony courts in large urban counties to provide national estimates on the number of felony convictions and the types of sentences imposed, as well as detailed criminal histories and information on pretrial processing.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
5/1/1993 NCJ 141872
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
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 State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons, 1996 Presents detailed findings from the 1996 nationally representative sample survey of felons convicted in State courts in 344 counties.
Part of the State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons Series
2/1/2000 NCJ 175708
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 Prosecutors in State Courts, 2001 Presents findings from the 2001 National Survey of Prosecutors, which was a census of all 2,341 prosecutors' offices that tried felony cases in State courts of general jurisdiction.
Part of the Prosecutors in State Courts Series
5/19/2002 NCJ 193441
Publication Criminal Cases in Five States, 1983-86 Data from the Offender-Based Transaction Statistics (OBTS) program for California, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia show that these 5 States disposed of 1.9 million persons arrested for felony cases from 1983 to 1986.
9/1/1989 NCJ 118798
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 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 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 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
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 Criminal Appeals in State Courts Describes the characteristics of criminal appeals resolved in state appellate courts in 2010.
9/3/2015 NCJ 248874
Publication Civil Bench and Jury Trials in State Courts, 2005 Discusses general civil cases (tort, contract, and real property) concluded by a bench or jury trial in a national sample of jurisdictions in 2005.
10/28/2008 NCJ 223851
Publication Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts, 1990-2006 Examines civil rights claims based on race, age, sex, or national origin involving employment, welfare, housing, voting, or other civil rights discrimination issues.
Part of the Civil Rights Complaints in U.S. District Courts Series
8/29/2008 NCJ 222989
Publication Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 2004 Presents data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in the nation's 75 largest counties during May 2004.
Part of the Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties Series
4/1/2008 NCJ 221152
Publication State Court Processing of Domestic Violence Cases Examines the processing of domestic violence (DV) and non-domestic violence (non-DV) cases filed in May 2002 in 15 large urban counties.
2/8/2008 NCJ 214993
Publication Appeals from General Civil Trials in 46 Large Counties, 2001-2005 Presents information on general civil cases concluded by bench or jury trial in 2001 that were subsequently appealed to a State's intermediate appellate court or court of last resort.
7/6/2006 NCJ 212979
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
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