Bureau of Justice Statistics

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Noun1.Bureau of Justice Statistics - the agency in the Department of Justice that is the primary source of criminal justice statistics for federal and local policy makers
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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Between 1973 and 2013, as the Bureau of Justice Statistics reports, 509 inmates were reported as dying on death row other than by execution.
ADPs for the largest jails were taken from Bureau of Justice Statistics data (2).
Findings from the 2007 survey will be sent to all prosecutors and will be available on the Bureau of Justice Statistics Web site at http://ojp.
According to recent surveys by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), firearms-related crime has declined to record levels.
According to Bureau of Justice statistics, state and federal prison populations increased from 329,821 in 1980 (about 139 prisoners per 100,000 U.
The total population of citizens incarcerated, paroled, or on probation in the United States reached a new high in 2003, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics is currently compiling information on the cause of death in custody in U.
Bureau of Justice Statistics 2004 Prison Statistics: Summary Findings.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), the Department of Justice agency responsible for funding criminal justice information projects, agreed to underwrite the first two phases.
More than half of those on probation (53 per cent) had been convicted of felonies, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics report.
Bureau of Justice Statistics, two million people are victims of violent crimes at work, and two-thirds of these incidents are preceded by behavioral red flags that might have been prevented.
adults were either incarcerated or on probation or parole in 1998, according to the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics.

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