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Press Release Guns and Crime: Handgun Victimization, Firearm Self-Defense "Record number of handgun crimes--nears one million a year"
Press Release Firearms and Crimes of Violence "Violent offenders increasingly likely to be armed"
Press Release Prosecutors in State Courts, 1992 "Typical State prosecutor's office is small with large caseload"
Press Release Highlights from 20 Years of Surveying Crime Victims: NCVS 73-92 "20 Years of measuring crime shows fewer offenses overall but increased violence against minorities and the young"
Press Release Crime and Nations Households, 1992 "Cries affecting U.S. households reach new low"
Press Release Prisoners in 2004 "The Nation's prison population continues its slow growth - Up 1.9 Percent Last Year"
Press Release National Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP) Awards "Department of Justice awards $26 million to enhance State criminal justice records "
Press Release Criminal Victimization, 2004 "Violent crimes and property crimes remained at 30-year lows in 2004"
Press Release Juvenile Victimization and Offending, 1993-2003 "Nation's younger teens experienced largest decrease in crime victimizations between 1993 and 2003"
Press Release Suicide and Homicide in State Prisons and Local Jails "State prison homicide rates down 93 percent -- jail suicide rates 64 percent lower than in early 1980s"
Press Release Sex Offenses and Offenders "Sixty percent of convicted sex offenders are on parole or probation -- Rapes and sexual assaults decline"
Press Release Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, 1996 "The number of State and local law enforcement officers assigned to patrol and response duties grew by 19 percent in four years"
Part of the Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies Series
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2006 "Largest increase in prison and jail inmate populations since midyear 2000 -- More than 2.24 million incarcerated as of June 30, 2006"
Press Release Federal Tort Trials and Verdicts, 2002-03 "Number of Federal tort trials fell by almost 80 percent from 1985 through 2003."
Press Release Family Violence Statistics "Rate of family violence dropped by more than one-half from 1993 to 2002"
Press Release Intimate Partner Violence "Intimate partner violence against women declined from 1993 through 1998 -- One-third of all murdered females were killed by partner"
Part of the Intimate Partner Violence Series
Press Release Drug Use, Testing, and Treatment in Jails "Most Jails that test for drugs find at least one inmate who tests positive"
Press Release Medical Examiners and Coroner's Offices, 2004 "Almost 2,000 medical examiners' and coroner's offices investigated about one million deaths in 2004 -- Almost 13,500 unidentified human remains on record"
Press Release Veterans in State and Federal Prisons, 2004 "Male veterans less than half as likely as male non-veterans to be in prison in 2004. Veterans older, better educated than other State and Federal prisoners"
Press Release Contacts between Police and the Public, 2005 "Police stop white, black and Hispanic drivers at similar rates according to Department of Justice report"
Press Release HIV in Prisons, 2004 and Medical Problems of Jail Inmates "HIV-Positive State and Federal prisoners decreased for a fifth consecutive year -- More than one third of jail inmates reported a medical problem in a national survey"
Press Release Prisoners in 1997 "Nation's prison population increased by more than 5 percent during 1997"
Press Release Police Departments in Large Cities, 1990-2000 "Education and training requirements for big city police officers increase, starting salaries remain flat"
Press Release Prison and Jail Inmates at Midyear 2001 "Federal Prison population increases a record amount -- State and local inmate growth moderates"
Press Release Hispanic Victims of Violent Crime, 1993-2000/Vïctimas Hispanas de Crímenes Violentos, 1993-2000 "Rate of violent crime victimization among Hispanics drops more than 50 percent in the last seven years."
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