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Title: Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, 1993
Corporate Author: Des Moines-Polk Cty
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United States of America
Editor(s): K Maguire; A L Pastore
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 809
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Washington, DC 20531
Des Moines-Polk Cty
Des Moines, IA
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
Contract Number: 92-BJ-R-026
Publication Number: ISBN 0-16-045627-4
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
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United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This Sourcebook is an examination of crime, the operations of the criminal justice system, and the public's attitudes toward both.
Abstract: Information in the Sourcebook is presented in the following sections: (1) Characteristics of the criminal justice systems; (2) Public attitudes toward crime and criminal justice-related topics; (3) Nature and distribution of known offenses; (4) Characteristics and distribution of persons arrested; (5) Judicial processing of defendants; and (6) Persons under correctional supervision. Annotated list of sources, addresses of publishers, appendixes, index, evaluation form, figures, tables
Main Term(s): Criminal justice statistics
Index Term(s): Crime prevention measures; Statistics
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