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This section presents data on crimes committed, victims of crimes, arrests, and data related to criminal violations and the criminal justice system.
Tables for Law Enforcement, Courts, and Prisons Section [PDF 894k]
317 - Persons Arrested by Charge and Selected Characteristic: 2004 [Excel 24k]
318 - Juvenile Arrests for Selected Offenses: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
319 - Drug Use by Arrestees in Major U.S. Cities by Type of Drug and Sex: 2003 [Excel 19k]
320 - Drug Arrest Rates for Drug Abuse Violations, 1990 to 2004, and by Region, 2004 [Excel 35k]
321 - Federal Drug Seizures by Type of Drug: 1990 to 2005 [Excel 25k]
322 - Authorized Intercepts of Communication--Summary: 1980 to 2005 [Excel 28k]
323 - Background Checks for Firearm Transfers: 1994 to 2004 [Excel 26k]
324 - Requests for Forensic Services: 2002 [Excel 16k]
334 - Prisoners Under Jurisdiction of State or Federal Correctional Authorities--Summary by State: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 39k]
335 - Adults on Probation, in Jail or Prison, or on Parole: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 19k]
336 - Jail Inmates by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 25k]
337 - Federal and State Prisoners by Sex: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
338 - Prisoners Under Sentence of Death by Characteristic: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
339 - Movement of Prisoners Under Sentence of Death: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
340 - Prisoners Executed Under Civil Authority by Sex and Race: 1930 to 2005 [Excel 19k]
341 - Prisoners Executed Under Civil Authority by State: 1977 to 2005 [Excel 16k]
326 - U.S. Supreme Court--Cases Filed and Disposition: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 32k]
327 - U.S. District Courts--Civil Cases Commenced and Pending: 2000 to 2005 [Excel 36k]
328 - U.S. District Courts--Offenders Convicted and Sentenced to Prison and Length of Sentence: 2003 [Excel 20k]
329 - Federal Prosecutions of Public Corruption: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 29k]
295 - Crimes and Crime Rates by Type of Offense: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 26k]
296 - Crimes and Crime Rates by Type and Area: 2004 [Excel 17k]
297 - Crime Rates by State, 2003 and 2004, and by Type, 2004 [Excel 25k]
298 - Crime Rates by Type--Selected Large Cities: 2004 [Excel 56k]
299 - Murder Victims--Circumstances and Weapons Used or Cause of Death: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 25k]
300 - Murder Victims by Age, Sex, and Race: 2004 [Excel 34k]
301 - Murder Victims of September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks, by Race, Sex, and Location [Excel 16k]
302 - Homicide Trends: 1980 to 2002 [Excel 26k]
303 - Homicide Victims by Race and Sex: 1980 to 2003 [Excel 30k]
304 - Forcible Rape--Number and Rate: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 25k]
305 - Violence by Intimate Partners by Sex, 1993 to 2003, and by Type of Crime, 2003 [Excel 18k]
306 - Robbery and Property Crimes by Type and Selected Characteristic: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 59k]
307 - State Trends in Identity Theft: 2005 [Excel 30k]
308 - Hate Crimes--Number of Incidents, Offenses, Victims, and Known Offenders by Bias Motivation: 2000 to 2004 [Excel 41k]
309 - Hate Crimes Reported, by State: 2004 [Excel 61k]
313 - State and Local Government Expenditure Per Capita by Criminal Justice Function and State: 2002 [Excel 29k]
325 - Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 20k]
310 - Criminal Victimizations and Victimization Rates: 1995 to 2004 [Excel 21k]
311 - Victimization Rates by Type of Violent Crime and Characteristic of the Victim: 2003 [Excel 24k]
312 - Criminal Victimizations by Age of Victim: 1993-2002 [Excel 18k]
314 - Violent Victimizations of Persons 18 to 24 Years Old: 1995-2002 [Excel 27k]
315 - Victim-Offender Relationship in Crimes of Violence, by Characteristics of the Criminal Incident: 2004 [Excel 57k]
316 - Property Victimization Rates by Selected Household Characteristic: 2004 [Excel 19k]
342 - Fire Losses--Total and Percent Change: 1980 to 2004 [Excel 16k]
343 - Fires--Number and Loss, by Type and Property Use: 2001 to 2004 [Excel 34k]
344 - Fires and Property Loss for Incendiary and Suspicious Fires and Civilian Fire Deaths and Injuries, by Selected Property Type: 2001 to 2004 [Excel 18k]
330 - Delinquency Cases Disposed by Juvenile Courts by Reason for Referral: 1990 to 2002 [Excel 19k]
331 - Delinquency Cases and Case Rates by Sex and Race: 1992 to 2002 [Excel 19k]
332 - Child Abuse and Neglect Cases Substantiated and Indicated--Victim Characteristics: 1990 to 2004 [Excel 21k]
333 - Child Abuse and Neglect Cases Reported and Investigated by State: 2004 [Excel 25k]
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