BJS http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm Latest publications, products and solicitations Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:26:53 GMT Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2015 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5323 (Publication) <br /> 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. <br /> 7/14/2015, NCJ 248785, Steven W. Perry Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2014 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5322 (Publication) <br /> Presents data on crime and safety at school from the perspectives of students, teachers, and principals. <br /> 7/9/2015, 248036, Rachel E. Morgan, Ph.D., Bureau of Justice Statistics, Lauren Musu-Gillette, National Center for Education Statistics, Simone Robers, American Institutes for Research, Anlan Zhang, American Institutes for Research Local Police Departments, 2013: Equipment and Technology http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5321 (Publication) <br /> Presents findings on local police departments by population served in 2013, including comparisons with previous survey years. <br /> 7/7/2015, NCJ 248767, Brian A. Reaves, Ph.D. PREA Data Collection Activities, 2015 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5320 (Publication) <br /> The Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (PREA; P.L. 108-79) requires the Attorney General to submit to Congress, not later than June 30 of each year, a report on the activities of BJS for the preceding calendar year. <br /> 6/25/2015, NCJ 248824, Allen Beck, Ph.D. Jail Inmates at Midyear 2014 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5299 (Publication) <br /> Presents estimates of the number of jail inmates at midyear 2014 by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and conviction status. <br /> 6/11/2015, NCJ 248629, Todd D. Minton, Zhen Zeng, Ph.D. Crime Against Persons with Disabilities, 2009-2013 - Statistical Tables http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5281 (Press Release) <br /> VIOLENT CRIME RATE IN 2013 AGAINST PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES WAS MORE THAN DOUBLE THE AGE-ADJUSTED RATE FOR PERSONS WITHOUT DISABILITIES <br /> 5/21/2015 Crime Against Persons with Disabilities, 2009&ndash;2013 - Statistical Tables http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5280 (Publication) <br /> Presents estimates of nonfatal violent victimization (rape, sexual assault, robbery, and aggravated and simple assault) against persons age 12 or older with disabilities from 2009 to 2013. <br /> 5/21/2015, NCJ 248676, Erika Harrell, Ph.D Local Police Departments, 2013: Personnel, Policies, and Practices http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5279 (Publication) <br /> Presents findings on local police departments by population served in 2013, including comparisons with previous surveys dating back to 1987. <br /> 5/14/2015, NCJ 248677, Brian A. Reaves, Ph.D. Arrest-Related Deaths Program Assessment: Technical Report http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5259 (Publication) <br /> Provides a technical assessment of the coverage of the Arrest-Related Deaths (ARD) component of the Deaths in Custody Reporting Program (DCRP). <br /> 3/3/2015, NCJ 248543, Duren Banks, Ph.D., Caroline Blanton, Lance Couzens, Devon Cribb, RTI International Arrest-Related Deaths Program: Data Quality Profile http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5260 (Publication) <br /> Provides a data quality profile of the Arrest-Related Deaths (ARD) component of the Deaths in Custody Reporting Program (DCRP). <br /> 3/3/2015, NCJ 248544, Duren Banks, Ph.D., RTI International, Caroline Blanton, RTI International, Andrea Burch, BJS, Lance Couzens, RTI International, Devon Cribb, RTI International, Michael Planty, Ph.D., BJS Justice Expenditure and Employment Extracts, 2012 - Preliminary http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5239 (Publication) <br /> Presents data from the Census Bureau's Annual Survey of State and Local Government Finances and Annual Survey of Public Employment and Payroll. <br /> 2/26/2015, NCJ 248628, Tracey Kyckelhahn, Ph.D. Medical Problems of State and Federal Prisoners and Jail Inmates, 2011 - 12 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5219 (Publication) <br /> Presents the prevalence of medical problems among state and federal prisoners and jail inmates, highlighting differences in rates of chronic conditions and infectious diseases by demographic characteristic. <br /> 2/5/2015, NCJ 248491, Marcus Berzofsky, Dr. P.H., RTI International, Laura M. Maruschak, BJS Statistician, Jennifer Unangst, RTI International