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NCJ Number: NCJ 148818     Find in a Library
Title: Pretrial Release of Felony Defendants, 1992: National Pretrial Reporting Program
Series: BJS Bulletins
Author(s): Brian A. Reaves Ph.D. ; Jacob Perez Ph.D.
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 11/1994
Page Count: 16
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Document: Text PDF 
Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Using data collected from a representative sample of felony cases filed in the 75 largest U.S. counties in May 1992, this BJS Bulletin focuses on the pretrial release phase of the criminal justice process.
Abstract: The report includes tables on type of pretrial release or detention, bail amount, release rate by prior criminal record and criminal justice status, time from arrest to pretrial release, characteristics of release versus detained defendants, court appearance record, rearrest rate while on pretrial release, and adjudication and sentencing outcomes for detained versus released defendants. 19 tables
Main Term(s): Court statistics
Index Term(s): Sentencing/Sanctions ; Felony ; Pretrial release ; Recidivism statistics ; Pretrial detention
Note: See NCJ 151860 for the executive summary.
   
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