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Publication 1983 Jail Census Data from the June 30, 1983, National Jail Census cover the number of jails and inmates by region for 1970-83, with data broken down by inmate characteristics (adults, juveniles, and sex) and by State.
Part of the Census of Jails Series
11/1/1984 NCJ 95536
Publication 1984 Census of Adult State Correctional Facilities - Rationale and Issues for Inclusion The 1984 Census of State Adult Correctional Facilities is designed to obtain and update a profile of facilities geared to house inmates under State jurisdiction and to provide data tapes to be used by the public, including planners and researchers.
7/1/1983 NCJ 95373
Publication 2018 Update on Prisoner Recidivism: A 9-Year Follow-up Period (2005-2014) Examines the recidivism patterns of former prisoners during a 9-year follow-up period.
Part of the Recidivism of Prisoners Released Series
5/23/2018 NCJ 250975
Press Release 2018 Update on Prisoner Recidivism: A 9-Year Follow-up Period (2005-2014) - Press release 5 OUT OF 6 STATE PRISONERS WERE ARRESTED WITHIN 9 YEARS OF THEIR RELEASE
Data Table Adults on parole, federal and state-by-state, 1975-2012 Presents the number of persons on probation and parole from 1975 to yearend 2012, by state.
Publication Aging of the State Prison Population, 1993-2013 Discusses factors that have contributed to the growing number of older offenders in state prison, and examines changes in the sex, race, current offense, and sentencing characteristics of these offenders over time.
5/19/2016 NCJ 248766
Press Release Alcohol and Crime "Four in ten criminal offenders report alcohol as a factor in violence -- But alcohol-related deaths and consumption in decline"
Publication Alcohol and Crime (1998) Provides an overview of national information on the role of alcohol in violent victimization and its use among those convicted of crimes, including victim perceptions of alcohol use by offenders at the time of the crime.
4/1/1998 NCJ 168632
Publication Alcohol and Crime: Data from 2002 to 2008 This webpage includes analyses from four data sources: the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS), the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS), the Survey of Inmates in State and Federal Correctional Facilities (SISFCF), and the Survey of Inmates in Local Jails (SILJ).
Publication American Indian and Alaska Natives in Local Jails, 1999-2014 Describes the population of American Indian and Alaska Natives (AIAN) held in local jails, including national and state level estimates, characteristics of adult AIAN inmates, and comparisons to all other races and Hispanic origin.
Part of the American Indians and Crime Series
9/7/2017 NCJ 250652
Press Release American Indians and Crime "American Indians are victims of violent crime at double the rate of the general population"
Publication American Indians and Crime: A BJS Statistical Profile, 1992-2002 Reports the rates and characteristics of violent crimes experienced by American Indians and summarizes data on American Indians in the criminal justice system.
Part of the American Indians and Crime Series
12/1/2004 NCJ 203097
Publication Assessing Inmate Cause of Death: Deaths in Custody Reporting Program and National Death Index Provides a technical review of the coverage and quality of inmate cause of death data collected under BJS's Deaths in Custody Reporting Program (DCRP).
4/21/2016 NCJ 249568
Publication Assessing the Accuracy of State Prisoner Statistics Compares two series of data on characteristics of State prisoners: State prison records and State court records.
2/1/1999 NCJ 173413
Press Release BJS Web Site Revised and Sourcebook Online is Updated Regularly "Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics puts new crime data on the Internet"
Publication Back From the Dead: Backing the Progress of Kentucky's Furman-Commuted Death Row Population This report tracks the legal status of 23 Kentucky death row inmates who had their capital sentences commuted following the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Furman vs. Georgia (1972).
12/1/1986 NCJ 114350
Publication Bureau of Justice Statistics Fiscal Year 1994 Program Plan This report contains State and national crime statistics that reflect the fiscal year 1994 program plan of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); data are provided on crime victimization, prosecution, adjudication, corrections, Federal justice expenditures, criminal records, and State statistical analysis centers.
6/1/1994 NCJ 148138
Press Release Bureau of Justice Statistics receives policy impact award WASHINGTON - The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) and its data collection agents will receive the 2014 Policy Impact Award from the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) for their innovative and salient efforts to measure sexual victimization in correctional facilities under the Prison Rape Elimination Act, 2003 (PREA).
Part of the PREA Publications Series
Publication Bureau of Justice Statistics: Annual Report, Fiscal 1988 This report summarizes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) programs and activities for fiscal year 1988 and presents the latest statistical information on a variety of criminal justice topics.
4/1/1989 NCJ 115749
Publication Capital Punishment 1980 This bulletin presents statistics on executions, social demographic characteristics of death-row prisoners, methods of removal from death row, and developments in capital punishment law.
7/1/1981 NCJ 77750
Publication Capital Punishment 1983 This bulletin presents characteristics of death row inmates in 1983, the nature of their sentences, and clarifications of law.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
7/1/1984 NCJ 93925
Publication Capital Punishment 1983 - National Prisoner Statistics This report presents 1983 data and longitudinal data on the U.S. death row population and on the legal status of State death penalty laws.
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
4/1/1986 NCJ 99561
Publication Capital Punishment 1990 Among the 36 States and the Federal government with capital punishment laws, 11 executed 23 prisoners during 1990, bringing the total number of executions to 143 since 1976, the year that the U.S. Supreme Court reinstated the death penalty.
9/15/1991 NCJ 131648
Press Release Capital Punishment 1997 "Seventeen states executed 74 prisoners during 1997"
Part of the Capital Punishment Series
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
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