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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Press Release Crimes against Persons Age 65 or Older, 1992-97 "People 65 years old and older less likely to be victims of violent crime than younger U.S. residents"
Press Release Capital Punishment 1998 "Eighteen States executed 68 prisoners during 1998 -- eighty-nine executed so far this year"
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
Press Release Women Offenders About 2.1 million violent female offenders annually. Most commit simple assaults against other females
Press Release Federal Enforcement of Environment Laws, 1997 "Prosecutors investigated almost 1,000 individuals and businesses suspected of criminal environmental law violations"
Press Release HIV in Prisons 1997 "Rates of HIV infection and AIDs-related deaths drop among the Nation's prisoners"
Press Release Local Police Departments, 1997: Executive Summary and Sheriffs' Departments, 1997: Executive Summary "Personnel increases in local police and sheriffs' departments"
Press Release Civil Trial Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties, 1996 "Plaintiffs won 52 percent of the civil trial cases in Nation's 75 largest counties during 1996"
Press Release Probation and Parole in the United States, 1998 "U.S. Correctional Population reaches 5.9 million offenders"
Press Release Contract Trials and Verdicts in Large Counties, 1996 "Plaintiffs won 62 percent of the contract trial cases in the Nation's 75 largest counties during 1996"
Press Release Prison Inmates at Midyear 2007 and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2007 "Slower growth in the nation's prison and jail populations"
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2003 "Nation's prison population increase largest in four years - Nearly 2.1 million incarcerated in local, state and federal facilities"
Press Release Justice Expenditure and Employment in the United States "Nation spends $167 billion on criminal and civil justice services: Since 1982, Justice expenditures average 8 Percent growth annually"
Press Release Federal Drug Offenders, 1999 with Trends 1984-99 "Federal drug law changes led to longer prison sentences"
Press Release Federal Law Enforcement Officers, 1996 "Federal Government employs 74,500 law officers"
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear, 1997 "Nation's prisons and jails hold more than 1.7 million: Up almost 100,000 in a year"
Press Release Capital Punishment, 1996 "Prisoner executions rise significantly"
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program Grants "Justice Department awards over $42 million to improve criminal history records"
Press Release Asian, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Victims of Crime "Lowest rates of violent and property crime were experienced by Asians, Native Hawaiians, and other Pacific Islanders"
Press Release State and Local Law Enforcement Training Academies, 2006 "State and local law enforcement academies trained 57,000 new recruits during 2005"
Press Release Characteristics of Suspected Human Trafficking Incidents, 2007-08 "More than 1,200 alleged incidents of human trafficking reported in the U.S."
Press Release Stalking Victimization in the United States 3.4 Million people report being stalked in the United States
Press Release Criminal Victimization, 2007 "Violent crime rate in 2007 at about the same level in 2005"
Press Release Prisoners in 2007 and Probation and Parole in the United States, 2007 - Statistical Tables "One in every 31 U.S. adults were in prison or jail or on probation or parole in 2007"
Press Release Jails in Indian Country, 2007 "Four in 10 Indian country jail inmates were held for a violent offense"
Press Release Civil Bench and Jury Trials in State Courts, 2005 "In 2005, less than 5 percent of plaintiffs who won in civil bench and jury trials received damages exceeding $1 million"
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