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  NCJ Number: NCJ 213476   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics, 2004
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Corporate Author: The Urban Institute
United States of America
  Date Published: 12/2006
  Page Count: 128
  Series: BJS Full Reports
  Annotation: This report presents national-level statistics describing characteristics of persons processed and the distribution of case processing 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, conviction and acquittals, sentencing, appeals, and correctional populations. New this year are statistics on fugitive investigations by the U.S. Marshals Service. Highlights include: (1) during 2004, 126,878 suspects were arrested by Federal law enforcement agencies for violations of Federal law; (2) during 2004, U.S. Attorneys initiated criminal investigations involving 130,078 suspects, and they concluded their investigations of 128,518 suspects; and (3) the number of offenders on community supervision increased by 29 percent, from 84,801 during 1990 to 108,976 during 2004. This is an electronic only document. Figures, tables, glossary
  Main Term(s): Federal courts ; Criminal justice statistics
  Index Term(s): Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; Case processing ; BJS grant-related documents
  Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Grant Number: 05-BJ-CX-K004
  Sale Source: Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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