A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics by R. Scott Harnsberger

By R. Scott Harnsberger

This reference paintings used to be compiled as a source for these wanting suggestions in finding Texas felony justice statistics. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled greater than six hundred entries describing statistical assets for Texas crime; criminals; legislations enforcement; courts and sentencing; grownup and juvenile corrections; capital punishment and dying row; sufferers of crime; driving/boating below the impact; site visitors fatalities; substance abuse and therapy; polls and scores; and monetary themes equivalent to appropriations, sales, expenses, and federal aid.

The resources for those information originate basically, yet now not completely, from federal and country of Texas companies, forums, bureaus, commissions, and departments. the next different types of courses are integrated: annual, biennial, and biannual reviews; studies issued in sequence; analytic and study stories; statistical compilations; budgets and different monetary files; audits, inspections, and investigations; census guides; polls; projections; scores; surveys; always up-to-date on-line assets; and datasets.

Harnsberger has annotated the entries to supply enough element to permit clients to choose even if the indexed assets advantage additional research. extra notes include URLs and data in regards to the scope of the printed information; name adjustments; similar courses; and the supply of past info, past versions, on-line tables, and datasets.

This publication will end up to be a worthy source for college students, college, researchers, executive officers, and members within the legislation enforcement, correctional, and judicial professions.

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Gov/GPO/LPS40438> Provides state-level 1999 data for arrests per 100,000 juveniles, ages ten to seventeen, for violent index offenses and property index offenses. •075 Statistical Briefing Book. S. Department of Justice [online only, 1993–date]. gov/GPO/LPS73143> This website provides access to a wide array of publications, data analysis tools, and national datasets, covering the following topics: juvenile population characteristics, juveniles as victims, juveniles as offenders, juvenile justice system structure and process;,law enforcement and juvenile crime, juveniles in court, juveniles on probation, juveniles in corrections, and juvenile reentry and aftercare.

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