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Press Release Probation and Parole Populations, 1995 "Probation and parole population reaches almost 3.8 million"
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
6/1/1996 NCJ 161722
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program Advanced State Award Program Grants "18 States will share over $3.7 million in Justice Department grants to develop advanced background check systems."
Press Release Criminal Victimization 1994 "Crime victimization drops three percent from 1993 to 1994."
Press Release Firearm Injury from Crime: Firearms, Crime, and Criminal Justice "One-quarter of the crime victims who are shot are young black males."
Press Release Local Police Departments, 1993 "Increase seen in number of blacks, Hispanics and women in nation's law enforcement agencies."
Press Release Child Victimizers: Violent Offenders and Their Victims "Two-thirds of sex offenders in state prisons had victimized a child. Family members or acquaintances commit most child murders."
Press Release BJS Home Page "Bureau of Justice Statistics criminal justice data just a mouse click away."
Press Release Prisoners at Midyear, 1995 This press release reports that the number of persons in State and Federal prisons grew almost 90,000 during the 12 months before June 30, 1995, when the total inmate population reached 1,104,074.
Part of the Prisoners at Midyear Series
12/3/1995 NCJ 158021
Press Release Weapons offenses and offenders: Firearms, crime, and criminal justice "23 percent of those arrested for weapons offenses are younger than 18 years old."
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program "Justice Department announces 18 more grants for improvement of criminal history records."
Press Release Probation and parole populations in the U.S., 1994 "The nation's correctional population tops 5 million."
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
8/27/1995 NCJ 156432
Press Release Violence against Women: Estimates from the redesigned National Crime Victimization Survey "Women usually victimized by offenders they know."
Press Release Prisoners in 1994 "The nation's prison population grew almost 9% last year."
Part of the Prisoners Series
Press Release Civil Jury Cases and Verdicts in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 "Civil juries award punitive damages in 6% of successful suits."
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program "Justice Department makes first awards under $88 million to improve state criminal history record systems"
Press Release Guns Used in Crime "Handguns used in more than one million violent crimes -- the use of semiautomatic guns in murders is increasing."
Press Release Criminal Victimization 1993 "Teens at greatest crime risk."
Press Release Jails and Jail Inmates, 1993-94: Census of Jails and Survey of Jails "The nation's jails hold record 490,442 inmates."
Part of the Census of Jails Series
Press Release Tort Cases in Large Counties: Civil Justice Survey of State Courts, 1992 "Three out of four tort cases settled out of court."
Part of the Tort Trials and Verdicts in Large Counties Series
Press Release Felony Sentences in State courts, 1992 "State courts convicted almost 900,000 felons during 1992."
Press Release Survey of Criminal History Information Systems, 1993 "Five States selected for supplemental funding to improve criminal history recordkeeping"
Part of the Survey of State Criminal History Information Systems Series
Press Release Prosecutors in State Courts, 1992 "Typical State prosecutor's office is small with large caseload"
Part of the Prosecutors in State Courts Series
Press Release National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) Redesign "Crime rate essentially unchanged last year."
Press Release Comparing Federal and State Prison Inmates, 1991 "Most federal prisoners are drug offenders, but almost half of state prisoners are serving time for violent crimes."
Press Release Probation and Parole 1993 "Probation and Parole Populations reach new highs"
Part of the Probation and Parole Populations Series
9/11/1994 NCJ 149730
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