BJS http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm Latest publications, products and solicitations Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:18:36 GMT Criminal Victimization, 2014 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5366 (Publication) <br /> Presents 2014 estimates of rates and levels of criminal victimization in the United States. <br /> 8/27/2015, NCJ 248973, Lynn Langton, Ph.D., Jennifer Truman, Ph.D. Mortality in Local Jails and State Prisons, 2000&ndash;2013 - Statistical Tables http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5341 (Publication) <br /> Present inmate death records from each of the nation's 50 state prison systems. Death records include information on decedent personal characteristics (age, race or Hispanic origin, and sex), decedent criminal background (legal status, offense type, and time served), and the death itself (date, time, location, and cause of death, as well as information on the autopsy and medical treatment provided <br /> 8/4/2015, NCJ 248756, Scott Ginder, RTI International, Margaret Noonan, Bureau of Justice Statistics, Harley Rohloff, RTI International 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