BJS http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm Latest publications, products and solicitations Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:18:52 GMT Criminal Victimization, 2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6686 (Publication) <br /> This report is the 46th in a series that began in 1973. It provides official estimates of criminal victimizations reported and not reported to police from BJS's National Crime Victimization Survey. <br /> 9/10/2019, NCJ 253043, Rachel E. Morgan, Barbara A. Oudekerk Immigration, Citizenship, and the Federal Justice System, 1998-2018 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6666 (Publication) <br /> This is the first BJS report that comprehensively describes the citizenship of suspects arrested and prosecuted for federal offenses. <br /> 8/22/2019, NCJ 253116, Mark Motivans Tribal Crime Data-Collection Activities, 2019 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6646 (Publication) <br /> Describes activities by the Bureau of Justice Statistics to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, including data-collection programs and activities during 2018 and 2019. <br /> 7/31/2019, NCJ 252983, Steven W. Perry Arrest-Related Deaths Program: Pilot Study of Redesigned Survey Methodology http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6626 (Publication) <br /> Presents the methodology and findings from a pilot study that used a combination of open-source news searches and a survey of law enforcement agencies and medical examiners' and coroners' offices to identify deaths that occurred in the process of arrest by law enforcement officials. <br /> 7/30/2019, NCJ 252675, Duren Banks, Connor Brooks, Lance Couzens, Philip Lee, Michael Planty, Kevin M. Scott, Anthony Whyde Capital Punishment, 2017: Selected Findings http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6586 (Publication) <br /> Provides statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics' annual data collection on capital punishment. <br /> 7/23/2019, NCJ 253060, Tracy L. Snell Methodology: Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6606 (Publication) <br /> Describes the survey methods used to carry out the Survey of Prison Inmates, 2016. <br /> 7/18/2019, NCJ 252210, Lauren Glaze PREA Data-Collection Activities, 2019 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6587 (Publication) <br /> Describes activities during 2018 and 2019 by the Bureau of Justice Statistics to collect data and report on the incidence and effects of prison rape, as required by the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003. <br /> 6/27/2019, NCJ 252833, Shannan Catalano, Jessica Stroop Recidivism of Sex Offenders Released from State Prison: A 9-Year Follow-Up (2005-14) http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6566 (Publication) <br /> This study compares released prisoners whose most serious commitment offense was rape or sexual assault to all other released prisoners, in terms of their characteristics and recidivism patterns. <br /> 5/30/2019, NCJ 251773, Mariel Alper, Matthew R. Durose Prisoners in 2017 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6546 (Publication) <br /> Presents final counts of prisoners under the jurisdiction of state and federal correctional authorities at year-end 2017 and includes findings on admissions, releases, and imprisonment rates. <br /> 4/25/2019, NCJ 252156, Jennifer Bronson, E. Ann Carson Jail Inmates in 2017 http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6547 (Publication) <br /> Presents data on inmates confined in local jails from 2005 to 2017, including population counts and incarceration rates, inmate demographic characteristics and conviction status, admissions, jail capacity, and inmate turnover rates. <br /> 4/25/2019, NCJ 251774, Zhen Zeng Collecting and Processing Multistate Criminal-History Data for Statistical Analysis http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=6548 (Publication) <br /> Presents methods used by Bureau of Justice Statistics to collect and process state and federal criminal-history data for reporting on criminal offending and recidivism patterns. <br /> 4/24/2019, NCJ 250750, Alexia D. Cooper, Matthew R. Durose, Howard N. Snyder