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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Press Release Probation and Parole in the United States, 2001 "U.S. Correctional population reaches 6.6 million -- One in 32 adult residents incarcerated or under community supervision"
8/25/2002
Press Release Immigration Offenders in the Federal Criminal Justice System, 2000 "Immigration law prosecutions double during 1996-2000"
8/6/2002
Press Release Prisoners in 2001 "State prison population drops in second half of 2001 -- Federal inmate growth continues"
7/30/2002
Press Release Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 1994 "Two-thirds of former State prisoners rearrested for serious new crimes"
6/2/2002
Press Release Prosecutors in State Courts, 2001 "Number of full-time prosecutors grows in nation's State court systems"
5/19/2002
Press Release Police Departments in Large Cities, 1990-2000 "Education and training requirements for big city police officers increase, starting salaries remain flat"
5/12/2002
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2001 "Federal Prison population increases a record amount -- State and local inmate growth moderates"
4/10/2002
Press Release Hispanic Victims of Violent Crime, 1993-2000/Vïctimas Hispanas de Crímenes Violentos, 1993-2000 "Rate of violent crime victimization among Hispanics drops more than 50 percent in the last seven years."
3/13/2002
Press Release Justice Expenditure and Employment in the United States, 1999 "United States spends record amount on criminal justice activities"
2/10/2002
Press Release Violence in the Workplace, 1993-99 "Law enforcement officers most at risk for workplace violence -- College and University faculty members have the lowest rates"
12/20/2001
Press Release Capital Punishment 2000 "Eighty-five offenders executed during 2000, 13 percent drop from the previous year. Thirty-seven States and Federal government held almost 3,600 inmates on death row"
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
12/11/2001
Press Release Firearm Use by Offenders "Eighteen percent of State prisoners committed their crimes while armed -- Nine percent of State prisoners fired their weapons during the offense"
11/4/2001
Press Release Indicators of School Crime and Safety, 2001 "Nation's schools experience a drop in crime and victimization, according to the Departments of Justice & Education"
10/31/2001
Press Release Intimate Partner Violence and Age of Victim, 1993-99 "Violence rates among intimate partners differ greatly according to age"
Part of the Intimate Partner Violence Series
10/28/2001
Press Release Trends in State Parole, 1990-2000 "Forty-two percent of State parole discharges were successful"
10/3/2001
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP) "Department of Justice announces $40 million to enhance States' criminal justice records"
10/1/2001
Press Release Hate Crimes Reported in NIBRS, 1997-99 "Justice Department releases 1997 to 1999 Hate Crime Statistics"
Part of the Hate Crime Series
9/30/2001
Press Release Probation and Parole in the United States, 2000 "National correctional population reaches new high -- Grows by 117,400 during 2000 to total 6.5 million adults"
8/26/2001
Press Release Federal Drug Offenders, 1999 with Trends 1984-99 "Federal drug law changes led to longer prison sentences"
8/19/2001
Press Release Prisoners in 2000 "Nation's State prison population falls in second half of 2000 -- First such decline since 1972"
8/12/2001
Press Release Mental Health Treatment in State Prisons, 2000 "Eighty-nine percent of state adult correctional facilities provide mental health services for prisoners"
7/15/2001
Press Release HIV in Prisons and Jails, 1999 "HIV rates in Nation's prisons remain stable -- AIDS-related deaths among prisoners drop sharply"
7/8/2001
Press Release Background Checks for Firearm Transfers, 2000 "Firearms purchase applications declined during 2000 -- About 2 percent of the requests were rejected"
7/1/2001
Press Release National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Implementation Program "Justice Department awards $13 million to improve crime reporting nationwide -- 70 Year-Old crime reporting system being replaced"
6/28/2001
Press Release Injuries from Violent Crime, 1992-98 "About one in four victims of violent crime are physically injured during the offense"
6/24/2001
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