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Title: Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics, 2003
Series: BJS Full Reports
Corporate Author: The Urban Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 2005
Page Count: 137
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Grant Number: 98-BJ-CX-K015
Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: Text PDF 
Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This 2003 Compendium presents national-level statistics describing characteristics of persons processed and the distribution of case process outcomes at each major stage of the Federal criminal justice system.
Abstract: This annual report includes investigations by U.S. Attorneys, prosecutions and declinations, pretrial release and detention, convictions and acquittals, sentencing, appeals, and correctional populations. New this year is statistics on fugitive investigations by the U.S. Marshals Service. This is an electronic only document. Highlights include the following: (1) during 2003, 126,878 suspects were arrested by Federal law enforcement agencies for violations of Federal law; (2) during 2003, U.S. Attorneys initiated criminal investigations involving 130,078 suspects, and they concluded their investigations of 128,518; and (3) during 1990 and 2003, the number of offenders on community supervision increased by 29 percent from 84,801 during 1990 to 108,976 during 2003. Figures and tables
Main Term(s): Federal criminal justice system
Index Term(s): Court statistics ; Corrections statistics ; Federal courts ; Federal law enforcement agencies ; Criminal justice statistics ; Court case flow management ; Court case flow ; Case processing ; BJS grant-related documents
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