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Title: State of Crime and Justice in Ohio
Corporate Author: Ohio Office of Criminal Justice Services
United States of America
Date Published: 2007
Page Count: 165
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
Ohio Office of Criminal Justice Services
Columbus, OH 43218-2081
Grant Number: 2007-BJ-CX-K002;2006-JG-B0V-V7239
Sale Source: Ohio Office of Criminal Justice Services
1970 West Broad Street, 4th Floor
Columbus, OH 43218-2081
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report offers a comprehensive overview of Ohio’s criminal justice system, incorporating the most recent statistics and information in the areas of crime, victims, law enforcement, courts, corrections, and juvenile justice.
Abstract: With the objective to inform Ohio residents (Ohioans) on crime and justice issues, the Office of Criminal Justice Services (OCJS) produced the State of Crime and Justice in Ohio. The report incorporates the latest available statistics and research findings to present a comprehensive picture of Ohio’s criminal justice system. The report includes detailed information on: violent and property crime, victims of crime, law enforcement and technology, the accused, the court system, corrections and alternatives to incarceration, and the juvenile justice system. Emerging issues and trends identified as having a major impact on the Ohio community and its citizens include: gangs and the Internet, human trafficking, mentally ill individuals in the criminal justice system, participation in the legal system, sex offender registration and notification (SORN), serious youthful offender legislation, RECLAIM (Reasoned and Equitable Community and Local Alternatives to the Incarceration of Minors) Ohio, and juvenile sex offenders. Tables, charts, figure, and endnotes
Main Term(s): State criminal justice systems
Index Term(s): Criminal justice system reform; Ohio; State correctional facilities; State courts; State crime statistics; State police
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