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December 28, 2011 update
Estimates of the total correctional population in the U.S.
Estimates of identity theft reported by U.S. households
December 22, 2011 update
Percent distribution by age groups of arrestees vs. age groups in the U.S. population
Jails and jail inmates in Indian country
More tables on arrests
December 8, 2011 update
More tables on hate crimes
November 30, 2011 update
Arsons cleared by arrest of persons under age 18
4-decade trend of juveniles taken into police custody
More tables on arrests
November 23, 2011 update
28-year trend of characteristics of law enforcement officers killed
More tables on this topic
November 16, 2011 update
Circumstances surrounding the felonious killing of law enforcement officers
Offenses cleared by arrest according to type of offense
November 3, 2011 update
Type of weapon used in the felonious killing of law enforcement officers
Circumstances surrounding the felonious killing of law enforcement officers
October 27, 2011 update
October 24, 2011 update
Public opinion data on approval of and confidence in the U.S. Supreme Court
October 13, 2011 update
Average dollar loss for robbery, burglary, larcey-theft, and motor vehicle theft
October 6, 2011 update
Latest counts of prisoners under death sentence in the 50 States
A 1960-2010 trend showing offenses know to the police in seven major UCR crime catagories
Trend showing arson of structures in the U.S.
September 22, 2011 update
U.S. citizen casualties resulting from international terrorism
25-year trend showing public perceptions of the biggest problems facing public schools
September 14, 2011 update
Latest public opinion survey data showing belief that there will be another terrorist attack soon, fear that they or a family member will be a victim of terrorism, and confidence in the ability of government to protect us from a future terrorist attack
30-year trend showing U.S. Supreme Court cases argued and decided
September 7, 2011 update
Salaries for State court judges shown for all 50 States
September 1, 2011 update
Trend data showing number and characteristics of workplace homicides
August 25, 2011 update
August 18, 2011 update
Characteristics of Presidential appointees to Federal district and appellate courts
Federal funding for drug control
August 4, 2011 update
Criminal aliens removed from the U.S. in 2010
Characteristics of juvenile offenders
Dispositions of offenders in juvenile courts
July 25, 2011 update
Percent of victimizations reported to police by offense type
July 7, 2011 update
Self-protective measures used by victims of violent crime
Sentence lengths and time served by State prisoners by type of offense
June 30, 2011 update
Victim-offender relationship in violent victimizations
Weapon use by offenders in violent victimizations
Prisoners on death row in each State and by race/ethnicity
June 23, 2011 update
Violent victimization by victim characteristics
Type and length of sentences imposed in Federal district courts
Departures from sentencing guidelines for cases sentenced in Federal district courts
Offenders sentenced for drug crimes in Federal district courts
June 16, 2011 update
Alcohol-related arrests in the 50 States
Characteristics of offenders sentenced in Federal district courts
Non-U.S. citizens sentenced in Federal district courts
Mode of conviction (plea vs. trial) for offenders sentenced in Federal district courts
June 9, 2011 update
Latest public opinion data on the following issues:
Selected illegal immigration policies
The legality of homosexual relations
The legality of abortion
June 2, 2011 update
Number of drug and alcohol treatment facilities in each State.
Number of appeals commenced and terminated in U.S. Courts of Appeals.
Type of case on appeal in U.S. Courts of Appeals.
May 26, 2011 update
Trend data spanning more than half a century of criminal sentences in U.S. District Courts.
Time from filing to case disposition for criminal cases in Federal courts.
May 19, 2011 update
Trend data spanning more than half a century of criminal case dispositions in U.S. District Courts.
A trend spanning nearly four decades of antitrust cases filed in U.S. District Courts.
Over 30 years of prisoner petitions filed in Federal district courts by State and Federal prisoners.
U.S. Supreme Court cases argued, filed, and pending.
May 12, 2011 update
A 30-year trend of criminal cases filed in U.S. District Courts.
Jurors utilized in Federal district courts.
April 28, 2011 update
Prisoners on death row in the 50 States as of Apr. 1 2010.
April 14, 2011 update
Public opinion data on fears that there will soon be another terrorist attack in the U.S.
Trend data showing counts of adults on probation and parole in the 50 States.
A 30-year trend showing rates of adults on parole in the U.S.
April 8, 2011 update
Trend data for bank robberies in the 50 States.
Trend data for military courts-martial cases.
March 31, 2011 update
Survey data on public attitudes toward the U.S. Supreme Court.
Latest figures for annual salaries of State court judges.
March 24, 2011 update
Public opinion data on reducing the threat of terrorism.
High school students reporting delinquency and victimization at school, including being bullied.
March 17, 2011 update
Public opinion data on Americans' right to own guns vs. gun-control laws.
Seizures of marijuana operations in the 50 States by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
A 30-year trend showing the rate and ratio of motor vehicle thefts in the U.S. per number of vehicles registered.
March 10, 2011 update
Criminal cases filed per judgeship in Federal district courts.
Overall approval of the U.S. Supreme Court and confidence in the Federal judiciary.
February 24 and March 3, 2011 updates
State and Federal prisoners admitted to and released from correctional facilities, and prisoners housed in private facilities and local jails.
Distribution of offense types among the State prison population broken down by sex, race, and Hispanic origin of prisoners.
Trend data showing the number of female prisoners under jurisdiction in each State and the Federal prison system.
Number of jails and jail inmates in Indian country.
February 17, 2011 update
Data from BJS showing characteristics of the prison population, including sex, race, and age breakdowns.
February 10, 2011 update
Trend data from the FBI showing over 30 years of line-of-duty deaths and assaults of Federal law enforcement officers.
The latest aggregated data on persons identified in the killing of law enforcement officers and disposition of those offenders.
Data from BJS showing a 3-decade trend of the total U.S. correctional population including prison and jail inmates, and persons under probation and parole supervision.
February 3, 2011 update
Data from the FBI on incident circumstances of law enforcement officers feloniously killed and assaulted while on duty.
January 27, 2011 update
Public opinion data on how well the Government is doing in reducing the threat of terrorism, giving up certain civil liberties to fight terrorism, parents' concern that their child(ren) will be harmed at school, and whether there should be stricter laws to protect the environment.
January 20, 2011 update
Latest public opinion data on perceptions of levels of crime, fear of walking alone and crime victimization, and favored approaches to reducing crime. Also, a trend table showing Executive Clemency actions of U.S. Presidents from Nixon to Obama.
January 10, 2011 update
January 6, 2011 update
December 23, 2010 update
A trend table on public attitudes toward the death penalty from 1953 to 2010, attitudes toward the fairness of the death penalty, and whether the death penalty or life in prison without parole is the better punishment for convicted murderers.
December 16, 2010 update
A trend table comparing the number of victimizations of 12-18 year old students occurring at school vs. away from school for 1992-2008, and the number of prisoners executed in each State from 1930 to 2010.
December 9, 2010 update
A trend table comparing the number of murders vs. the number of death sentences and executions, methods of execution authorized in each State, persons under death sentence, number of executions, and time from sentencing to execution.
December 2, 2010 update
Criminal victimization by type of offense, property victimization by income level, and victim-offender relationship in violent victimization, as well as hate crimes reported to the FBI.
November 24, 2010 update
November 18, 2010 update
November 10, 2010 update
November 4, 2010 update
October 28, 2010 update
Arrests in the 50 States; and murders in the U.S. in 2009 including type of weapon used and characteristics of victims and offenders. Also see the newest data on background checks for firearms transfers.
October 21, 2010 update
Offense type of persons arrested; and age, race, and sex of persons arrested. Also see the latest data on public attitudes toward illegal immigration policies, environmental laws, and the death penalty.
October 7, 2010 update
September 30, 2010 update
Number and rate of offenses known to police, number and rate of arrests, and rate of arrests for violent and property crimes. Also see arrests and convictions and mail bombing investigations handled by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.
September 22, 2010 update
September 16, 2010 update
September 9, 2010 update
Public confidence in institutions including the U.S. Supreme Court, the police, and the criminal justice system; alcohol consumption and related problems, as well as the legality of abortion and homosexuality.
August 26, 2010 update
August 12, 2010 update
August 5, 2010 update
July 29, 2010 update
July 22, 2010 update
Identity theft and data relating to U.S. Attorneys' workload: personnel and court hours, assest forfeitures, cases filed and terminated in U.S. District Courts, and cases filed and terminated in U.S. Magistrate Courts.
July 15, 2010 update
July 1, 2010 update
June 24, 2010 update
June 17, 2010 update
June 10, 2010 update
June 3, 2010 update
May 27, 2010 update
May 20, 2010 update
May 13, 2010 update
May 6, 2010 update
April 22, 2010 update
Multiple-offender victimizations, lone-offender victimizations, place of occurrence, property victimizations, reporting and not reporting victimization to police, self-protective measures employed by victims, weapon use in personal victimization.
April 15, 2010 update
Fear of becoming a victim of terrorism, attitudes toward profiling airline passengers to prevent terrorism, and victimization: personal and property victimization, victim-offender relationship in violent victimzation, and violent and personal victimization.
April 1, 2010 update
March 24, 2010 update
March 18, 2010 update
March 11, 2010 update
March 4, 2010 update
State and Federal prisoners admitted and released, housed in private facilities and local jails, female prisoners, and Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainees.