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Title: Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics, 1989
Corporate Author: Abt Associates, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 125
Sponsoring Agency: Abt Associates, Inc
Cambridge, MA 02138
Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This study of Federal case processing is essential to evaluating the effectiveness of policies and procedures for Federal crime control. This compendium of statistics provides data on offenders from their initial review by U.S. attorneys through the entire criminal justice system.
Abstract: The data, drawn from transactions occurring in 1989, are compiled both nationally and in individual jurisdictions. The data was derived from the Bureau of Justice Statistics Federal justice statistics database as comprised of information obtained directly from individual operating agencies. The user can trace criminal activity across different components of the Federal system using the data presented in uniform crime categories and time frames. The statistical data is categorized as pertaining to prosecution, pretrial release, adjudication, sentencing, and corrections. 28 tables
Main Term(s): Criminal justice system effectiveness; Federal courts
Index Term(s): Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); Criminal justice statistics
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