What is GHB?
GHB (gamma hydroxybutyrate) is a depressant drug that is sometimes used in to perpetrate crimes, suc...
Last Updated: September 10, 2019
Is there a link between drug use and juvenile delinquency?
Information about juvenile drug use and delinquency is available in the following Office of Juvenile...
Last Updated: July 16, 2019
What is Megan's Law?
Megan's Law, signed by President Clinton in May 1996, amends the Jacob Wetterling Act to require sta...
Last Updated: March 4, 2020
Where can I find the number of officers killed and assaulted in the line of duty?
Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (LEOKA), an annual publication from the Federal Bureau...
Last Updated: May 16, 2018
Are resources available on how correctional facilities can address the problem of prison rape?
Resources designed to assist correctional facilities in addressing the problem of prison rape includ...
Last Updated: March 3, 2020
Who can I contact to help me develop a safety plan?
If you believe that you are in danger, we strongly urge you to call your local police department’s e...
Last Updated: May 13, 2019
Where can I find bank robbery statistics?
Bank robbery statistics are available in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) annual report, Cr...
Last Updated: September 11, 2017
What are the penalties for the trafficking of illegal substances?
Information on penalties associated with drug trafficking offenses in a specific state can be obtain...
Last Updated: October 29, 2016
How many juveniles are in residential placement for forcible rape?
Information regarding youth in residential placement for sex offenses can be found in the Easy Acce...
Last Updated: December 13, 2019
Have the information sharing technologies and abilities of law enforcement improved since 9/11?
Since 9/11, the federal government has strengthened the connection between collection and analysis o...
Last Updated: November 15, 2017