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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program, 2004 "Department of Justice announces $31 million to enhance state criminal justice records."
9/23/2004
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 National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Press release on awarded amounts to eight state agencies to improve the quality, completeness, and accessibility of records available under the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).
9/13/2010
Press Release Noncitizens in the Federal Criminal Justice System, 1984-94 "More prosecutions and tougher sentencing guidelines prompt increased incarcerations of noncitizens"
8/4/1996
Press Release Nonfatal Domestic Violence, 2003–2012 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ACCOUNTED FOR ABOUT A FIFTH OF ALL VIOLENT VICTIMIZATIONS BETWEEN 2003 AND 2012
4/16/2014
Press Release Parents in Prison and Their Minor Children "An estimated 809,800 inmates in the nation's prisons were parents to 1,706,600 minor children at midyear 2007"
8/26/2008
Press Release Police Behavior during Traffic and Street Stops, 2011 STUDY FINDS SOME RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN PERCEPTIONS OF POLICE BEHAVIOR DURING CONTACT WITH THE PUBLIC
9/24/2013 NCJ 242937
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 Police Use of Force "One in five U.S. residents in contact with police during year"
11/22/1997
Press Release Presale Firearm Checks "About 6,600 attempts to buy guns thwarted by background checks each month since Brady Law enacted -- 186,000 blocked from March 1994 through June 1996"
2/2/1997
Press Release Presale Handgun Checks, 1996: A National Estimate "Brady Act background checks prevent 173,000 illegal handgun purchases since February 1994 implementation: Handgun figure is subset of more than 250,000 firearm sales blocked since February 1994"
9/4/1997
Press Release Presale Handgun Checks, 1997 "Presale background checks blocked an estimated 69,000 handgun sales last year"
6/21/1998
Press Release Presale Handgun Checks, the Brady Interim Period, 1994-98 "An estimated 312,000 handgun sales blocked during the 1994-1998 Brady interim period"
6/15/1999
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
Press Release Prevalence of Imprisonment in the U.S. Population, 1974-2001 "More than 5.6 million U.S. residents have served or are serving time in State or Federal prisons"
8/17/2003
Press Release Prevalence of Violent Crime among Households with Children, 1993-2010 ABOUT 4 PERCENT OF CHILDREN IN U.S. HOUSEHOLDS LIVED IN A HOUSEHOLD THAT EXPERIENCED VIOLENT CRIME IN 2010
9/19/2012 NCJ 238799
Press Release Prior Abuse Reported by Inmates and Probationers "Prison and jail inmates report higher rates of physical and sexual abuse before their confinement"
4/11/1999
Press Release Prison Inmates at Midyear 2007 and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2007 "Slower growth in the nation's prison and jail populations"
6/6/2008
Press Release Prison Inmates at Midyear 2008 - Statistical Tables and Jail Inmates at Midyear - Statistical Tables Prison Inmates at Midyear 2008
3/31/2009 NCJ 123456
Press Release Prison Inmates at Midyear 2009 - Statistical Tables Presents data on prisoners under the jurisdiction of federal or state correctional authorities on June 30, 2009, collected from the National Prisoner Statistics series.
Part of the Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear Series
6/23/2010
Press Release Prison and Jail Deaths in Custody, 2000-2009 - Statistical Tables NUMBER OF DEATHS IN LOCAL JAILS DECLINED IN 2008 AND 2009
Part of the Mortality in Local Jails and State Prisons Series
12/14/2011 NCJ 236219
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 1996 "Nation's jail and prison incarceration rate almost doubled during last decade"
1/19/1997
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 1998 "Incarceration rate more than doubles in dozen years"
3/14/1999
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 1999 "Nation's prison and jail population reaches 1,860,520 -- could reach two million by late 2001"
4/19/2000
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2000 "Nation's State Prison population growth slows -- Lowest annual rate increase since 1971"
3/25/2001
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