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Survey Questionnaires

A description of these surveys and data series can be found under the topical references listed below.

The listed questionnaires are in portable document format (pdf) files. See Help for using BJS products, for information about using such files.

For free datasets and documentation that result from BJS surveys, go to the -
     National Archive of Criminal Justice Data.

Crime and Victims - To the topic page

Computer Security Survey Pilot Study instruments (in Acrobat format):
2001 Computer Security Survey, 7/02 , (92K)
2001 Computer Security Survey: Alternate 7/02 , (91K)
2001 Computer Security Survey Instructions, (49K)
8/02
National Criminal Victimization Survey (NCVS) instruments:
National Crime Victimization Survey, Basic Screen Questionnaire 2004 , (187K)
     2001
NCVS Crime Incident Report, 2004 , (169K)
     2001
Police Public Contact Survey: A Supplement to the NCVS, 2002 (169K)
     1999
Used to interview Spanish speaking respondents:
     National Crime Victimization Survey, 6/01 , (221K)
     NCVS Crime Incident Report, 7/01 , (196K)
2008 Identity Theft Supplement (ITS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey 2008 (169K)
Supplemental Victimization Survey (SVS) 2006 (163K)

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Corrections - To the topic page
Annual Survey of Jails
2007 Annual Survey of Jails (56K)
    2003 | 2000
2007 Annual Survey of Jails: Multi-jurisdiction or Private Facility (58K)
    2003

Capital Punishment
2006 Report of Inmates Under Sentence of Death NPS-8 (53K)
     2004 | 1995
2005 Status of Death Statutes No Statute in Force, 2005 NPS-8B (49K)
2005 Status of Death Statutes Statute in Force, 2005 NPS-8C (44K)

Census of Jails
1999 Census of Jails (CJ-3) (120K) - for jail jurisdictions with one or more jail facilities that share the same staff and budget
1999 Jurisdiction Data (CJ-3A) (115K) - for the central data reporter of jail jurisdictions with multiple jail facilities having separate staff and budgets.
1999 Facility Data, (CJ-3A Addendum) (37K) - for facility-level data on jail facilities listed in Section 1 of form CJ-3A
1999 Multi-Jurisdiction Facility (CJ-3B) (121K) - for jail facilities operated by two or more governments through cooperative agreements
1999 Private Facility (CJ-3C) (118K)- for jail facilities owned or operated by a private corporation
1999 In Indian Country (CJ-3D) (50K) - for jail facilities located in Indian Country

Deaths in Custody
2009 Quarterly Report on Inmates Under Jail Jurisdiction CJ-9 (67K)
     2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004
2009 Annual Summary on Inmates Under Jail Jurisdiction CJ-9A(160K)
     2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003
2009 Quarterly Report on Inmates in Private and Multi-Jurisdiction Jails CJ-10 (66K)
     2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003
2009 Annual Summary on Inmates in Private and Multi-Jurisdiction Jails CJ-10A (159K)
     2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003
2009 Quarterly Summary of Inmate Deaths in State Prisons NPS-4 (128K)
     2008 | 2007 |  2006 | 2005 | 2004
2009 State Prison Inmate Death Report NPS-4A (137K)
   2008 | 2007 |  2006 | 2005 | 2004
2007 Quarterly Summary of Deaths in State Juvenile Residential Facilities NPS-5 (178K)
      2006 |  2005 |  2004
2007 State Juvenile Residential Death Report NPS-5A (176K)
       2006 |  2005 |  2004 | 2003
2008 Quarterly Summary of Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody CJ-11 (173K)
    2007 version 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003
2008 Law Enforcement Custodial Death Report CJ-11A (174K)
     2007 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003


Prisoners
2004 National Prisoner Statistics Summary of Sentenced Population Movement (NPS-1) (78K)
     1995
2004 National Prisoner Statistics Population Reports Midyear Counts (NPS-1a)
2004 National Prisoner Statistics Advance Year-end Counts (NPS-1b) (78K)

Probation and Parole Questionnaires
2006 Annual Probation Survey (37K)
      2005 | 2004 (Long form) | 2001 | 1999
2006 Annual Parole Survey (45K)
     2005 Annual Parole Survey | 2004 | 2001 | 1999
2006 Census of State Parole Supervising Agencies (154K)
National Inmate Survey
PAPI M12 (107K)
PAPI F12 (107K)
Year 1 Questionnaire Specifications (727K)

Survey on Sexual Violence
State Prison Systems SSV2 (482K)
Local Jail Jurisdictions SSV3 (489K)
State Juvenile Systems SSV5 (490K)
National Inmate Survey PAPI M12 (107K)
National Inmate Survey PAPI F12 (107K)
National Inmate Survey: Year 1 Questionnaire Specifications (727K)

Survey of Inmates in Local Jails
2002 Survey of Inmates in Local Jails (957K)
      1996 (886K)

Survey of Jails in Indian Country
2004 Survey of Jails in Indian Country
2004 Survey of Jails in Indian Country, Addendum
2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000

Other Corrections surveys
1997 Survey of Inmates in State Correctional Facilities (560K)
1997 Survey of Inmates in Federal Correctional Facilities (560K)
2000 Census of State and Federal Adult Correctional Facilities (CJ-43) (169K)
1999 Inventory of State and Federal corrections information systems (130K)

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Law Enforcement - To the topic page

2005 Census of Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories (1.2M)
2005 Census of Medical Examiner and Coroner Offices (152K)
2003 Sample Survey of Law Enforcement Agencies (CJ-44) (350K)
     1999 | 1997
2001 State Police Traffic Stop Data Collection Procedures (SSP-1) (52K)
2001 National Study of DNA Laboratories (87K)
2000 Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics (CJ-38L) (91K)
2000 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies (CJ-38S) (43K)
Census of Law Enforcement Training Academies (273K)
   See also Deaths in Law Enforcement Custody

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Courts and Sentencing - To the topic page

2002 Census of Tribal Justice Agencies in American Indian and Alaska Native Tribal Jurisdictions (CTJA02) (141K)

1999 National Survey of Indigent Defense Systems
Program survey (96K)
County survey (36K)

2005 National Survey of Prosecutors (60K)
     2001 (57K) | 1996 (30K)


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