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NCJ Number: 40720 Find in a Library
Title: BRONX COUNTY (NY) - OFFICE OF DISTRICT ATTORNEY PERFORMANCE REPORT OF THE MAJOR OFFENSE BUREAU, JULY 1, 1973, THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 1975
Author(s): P T GENTILE
Corporate Author: Bronx Cty Office of the District Attorney
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 25
Sponsoring Agency: Bronx Cty Office of the District Attorney
Bronx, NY 10451
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PURPOSE OF THIS REPORT IS TO UPDATE THE STATISTICAL FACTORS USED IN EVALUATING THE PERFORMANCE OF THE MAJOR OFFENSE BUREAU FROM ITS INCEPTION TO THE PRESENT TIME.
Abstract: THE OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE IS STATISTICALLY ANALYZED WITH RESPECT TO CASELOAD, DISPOSITION OF DEFENDANTS BY CLASSIFICATION, TRIALS, AND SENTENCES. THE MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM SENTENCE IMPOSED ON EVERY DEFENDANT PROSECUTED BY THE MAJOR OFFENSE BUREAU IS LISTED. THE OVERALL PERFORMANCE IS COMPARED WITH A CONTROL GROUP OF NORMALLY PROCESSED DEFENDANTS. THOSE DEFENDANTS PROSECUTED BY THE MAJOR OFFENSE BUREAU WERE SENTENCED TO PRISON MORE FREQUENTLY, RECEIVED LONGER MINIMUM AND MAXIMUM SENTENCES AND WERE PROCESSED MORE SWIFTLY THAN THE CONTROL GROUP....MSP
Index Term(s): Crime Control Programs; Evaluation; New York; Offender statistics; Prosecution; Sentencing/Sanctions; Statistical analysis
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