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NCJ Number: 66483 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: EXPENDITURE AND EMPLOYMENT DATA FOR THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM - SUMMARY REPORT, 1978 - DRAFT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Dept of Commerce
Bureau of the Census
United States of America

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 88
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Washington, DC 20531
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Commerce
Washington, DC 20233
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

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: THIS IS THE FIRST IN AN ANNUAL SERIES OF SUMMARY REPORTS TO PRECEDE PUBLICATION OF THE FULL ANNUAL REPORT OF EXPENDITURE AND EMPLOYMENT DATA FOR THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, ANNOUNCED SEPARATELY.
Abstract: THIS SUMMARY REPORT INCLUDES SEVEN OF THE MAIN TABLES FROM THE FULL ANNUAL REPORT, PRESENTING EXPENDITURE, EMPLOYMENT, AND PAYROLL DATA FOR SIX CATEGORIES OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACTIVITY OF THE FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN 1978: POLICE PROTECTION, JUDICIAL, LEGAL SERVICES AND PROSECUTION, PUBLIC DEFENSE, CORRECTIONS, AND 'OTHER CRIMINAL JUSTICE.' EXPENDITURE DATA ARE FOR FISCAL YEAR 1978, AND EMPLOYMENT AND PAYROLL DATA ARE FOR OCTOBER 1978. DATA TOTALS ARE DISPLAYED FOR INDIVIDUAL STATE GOVERNMENTS, THE AGGREGATE LOCAL LEVEL OF GOVERNMENT BY TYPE (COUNTIES, MUNICIPALITIES) WITHIN EACH STATE, 343 INDIVIDUAL COUNTY GOVERNMENTS WITH A POPULATION OF 100,000 OR MORE, AND 406 INDIVIDUAL MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS (CITIES AND TOWNSHIPS) WITH A POPULATION OF 50,000 OR MORE. IN ADDITION, THE ADVANCE REPORT INCLUDES A DESCRIPTION OF THE NEW FEDERAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE GRANT ALLOCATION FORMULA PRESCRIBED BY THE 1979 JUSTICE SYSTEM IMPROVEMENT ACT AND THE METHOD FOR CALCULATING DIRECT ENTITLEMENT AWARDS, USING CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXPENDITURE DATA, TO STATES AND LARGE COUNTIES AND CITIES. THE DESCRIPTION IS ACCOMPANIED BY THREE SPECIAL TABLES (NOT INCLUDED IN THE FULL 1978 ANNUAL REPORT) PRESENTING FORMULA-RELATED DATA ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE EXPENDITURE FROM 'GENERAL PURPOSE REVENUE SOURCES' FOR INDIVIDUAL STATE GOVERNMENTS, THE AGGREGATE LOCAL LEVEL OF GOVERNMENT WITHIN EACH STATE, AND FOR LARGE INDIVIDUAL COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS. DATA ANALYSIS AND SURVEY METHODOLOGY ARE PRESENTED IN AN INTRODUCTORY TEXT. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Correctional personnel; Corrections statistics; Costs; Court personnel; Court statistics; Crime costs; Federal government; Law enforcement costs; Local government; Police personnel; Police statistics; State government
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