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NCJ Number: 134891 Find in a Library
Title: Office of Public Prosecution, 1988
Corporate Author: Statistisches Bundesamt
Germany (Unified)
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 65
Sponsoring Agency: Statistisches Bundesamt
Wiesbaden, D-6200, Germany United
Sale Source: Statistisches Bundesamt
Gustav Stresemannring II
Wiesbaden, D-6200,
Germany (Unified)
Type: Statistics
Language: German
Country: West Germany (Former)
Annotation: This collection publishes statistics on the transactions of West German public prosecutors for 1988.
Abstract: These statistics, which have been published annually since 1981, include for the first time the State of Hessen; consequently, with the exception of Schleswig-Holstein, all West German Laender or States are represented. The first section presents surveys of the transactions of prosecutors from 1985 to 1988; a special chart for 1988 divides these cases according to court districts. The second section focuses on resolved cases: the number of resolved cases; the manner of resolution; the duration of the proceedings; and the number of suspects involved. The third section is devoted to special business offenses: number of cases; type of offense; type of sentence; length of proceedings; and the number of suspects. Section 4 provides insight into the amount of time public prosecutors devoted to the different tasks of their profession. Section 5 analyzes the activities of prosecutors at higher and appellate courts, while the final section informs on resolved cases at the same courts.
Main Term(s): Criminal justice statistics
Index Term(s): District attorneys; Foreign criminal justice systems; Germany
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