WASHINGTON, March 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) released a set of reports describing the annual activity, workloads and outcomes of the federal criminal justice system from arrest to imprisonment. These reports use data from the U.S. Marshals Service, Drug Enforcement Administration, Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys, Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts and the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
BJS also updated the Federal Criminal Case Processing Statistics tool with 2014 data. The tool allows users to view statistics on suspects and defendants and is searchable based on title and section of the U.S. Criminal Code. Data are from BJS's Federal Justice Statistics Resource Center.
TITLES: Federal Justice Statistics, 2013–14 (NCJ 249149)
Federal Justice Statistics, 2013 - Statistical Tables (NCJ 249150)
Federal Justice Statistics, 2014 - Statistical Tables (NCJ 250183)
Federal Criminal Case Processing Statistics tool (2014 update)
AUTHOR: Mark Motivans
The Office of Justice Programs, headed by Acting Assistant Attorney General Alan R. Hanson, provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice and assist victims. OJP has six components: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking (SMART). More information about OJP can be found at http://www.ojp.gov.
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SOURCE The Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)