U.S. Department of Commerce

The 2011 Statistical Abstract

The National Data Book

Law Enforcement, Courts, & Prisons

This section presents data on crimes committed, victims of crimes, arrests, and data related to criminal violations and the criminal justice system.

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Arrests

320 - Persons Arrested by Offense, Sex, and Race: 2008 [Excel 35k] | [PDF 66k]

321 - Juvenile Arrests for Drug Abuse Offenses [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

322 - Arrests--18 Years and Older: 2008 [Excel 32k] | [PDF 74k]

323 - Arrest--Ages Under 18 Years: 2008 [Excel 37k] | [PDF 74k]

324 - Drug Arrest Rates for Drug Abuse Violations, 1990 to 2008, and by Region, 2008 [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

325 - Federal Drug Arrests and Seizures by Type of Drug [Excel 29k] | [PDF 67k]

326 - Background Checks for Firearm Transfers [Excel 31k] | [PDF 67k]

Correctional Facilities, Prisoners

344 - Prisoners Under Jurisdiction of Federal or State Correctional Authorities--Summary by State [Excel 39k] | [PDF 75k]

345 - Adults on Probation or Parole, Incarcerated in Jail or Prison [Excel 35k] | [PDF 75k]

346 - Jail Inmates by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin [Excel 29k] | [PDF 78k]

347 - Prisoners Under State or Federal Jurisdiction, by Sex [Excel 36k] | [PDF 78k]

348 - Prisoners Under Sentence of Death by Characteristic [Excel 36k] | [PDF 78k]

349 - Prisoners Executed Under Civil Authority by Sex and Race [Excel 32k] | [PDF 73k]

350 - Prisoners Executed Under Civil Authority by State [Excel 35k] | [PDF 73k]

Courts

328 - U.S. Supreme Court--Cases Filed and Disposition [Excel 33k] | [PDF 68k]

329 - U.S. District Courts--Civil Cases Commenced and Pending [Excel 34k] | [PDF 72k]

330 - U.S. District Courts--Offenders Convicted and Sentenced to Prison and Length of Sentence [Excel 36k] | [PDF 72k]

331 - Suspects in Matters Investigated by U.S. Attorneys by Offense [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

332 - Criminal Appeals Filed, by Offense [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

334 - Authorized Intercepts of Communication--Summary [Excel 32k] | [PDF 76k]

335 - Federal Prosecutions of Public Corruption [Excel 28k] | [PDF 76k]

343 - Felony Convictions in State Courts [Excel 32k] | [PDF 74k]

Crimes and Crime Rates

302 - Crimes and Crime Rates by Type of Offense [Excel 32k] | [PDF 61k]

303 - Crimes and Crime Rates by Type and Area: 2007 [Excel 29k] | [PDF 61k]

304 - Crime Rates by State, 2007 and 2008, and by Type, 2008 [Excel 39k] | [PDF 70k]

305 - Crime Rates by Type--Selected Large Cities: 2008 [Excel 46k] | [PDF 71k]

306 - Murder Victims--Circumstances and Weapons Used or Cause of Death [Excel 35k] | [PDF 66k]

307 - Murder Victims by Age, Sex, and Race: 2008 [Excel 29k] | [PDF 66k]

308 - Homicide Trends [Excel 34k] | [PDF 71k]

309 - Homicide Victims by Race and Sex [Excel 32k] | [PDF 72k]

310 - Forcible Rape--Number and Rate [Excel 29k] | [PDF 72k]

314 - Violence by Intimate Partners by Sex, 1995 to 2007, and by Type of Crime, 2007 [Excel 28k] | [PDF 469k]

317 - Robbery and Property Crimes by Type and Selected Characteristics [Excel 44k] | [PDF 62k]

318 - Hate Crimes--Number of Incidents, Offenses, Victims, and Known Offenders by Bias Motivation [Excel 30k] | [PDF 66k]

319 - Hate Crimes Reported, by State: 2008 [Excel 30k] | [PDF 65k]

327 - Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted [Excel 34k] | [PDF 468k]

333 - Fraud and Identity Theft--Consumer Complaints by State: 2009 [Excel 31k] | [PDF 76k]

336 - Financial Crimes [Excel 37k] | [PDF 67k]

Criminal Justice Expenditures

341 - Employment by State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, by Type of Agency and Employee: 2004 [Excel 27k] | [PDF 74k]

342 - State and Local Government Expenditures Per Capita by Criminal Justice Function and State: 2006 [Excel 28k] | [PDF 74k]

Criminal Victimizations

311 - Criminal Victimizations and Victimization Rates [Excel 43k] | [PDF 77k]

312 - Victimization Rates by Type of Crime and Characteristic of the Victim: 2008 [Excel 38k] | [PDF 77k]

313 - Victim-Offender Relationship in Crimes of Violence by Characteristics of the Criminal Incident: 2008 [Excel 40k] | [PDF 70k]

315 - Stalking and Harassment Victimization in the United States: 2006 [Excel 35k] | [PDF 70k]

316 - Property Victimization Rates by Selected Household Characteristic: 2007 [Excel 32k] | [PDF 70k]

Fire Losses

351 - Fire Losses--Total and Per Capita [Excel 30k] | [PDF 73k]

352 - The U.S. Fire Service: Departments and Personnel [Excel 34k] | [PDF 64k]

353 - Fires--Number and Loss, by Type and Property Use [Excel 29k] | [PDF 64k]

354 - Fires and Property Loss for Incendiary and Suspicious Fires and Civilian Fire Deaths and Injuries, by Selected Property Type [Excel 35k] | [PDF 75k]

Juvenile Delinquency, Child Abuse

337 - Delinquency Cases Disposed by Juvenile Courts by Reason for Referral [Excel 31k] | [PDF 71k]

338 - Delinquency Cases and Case Rates by Sex and Race [Excel 36k] | [PDF 71k]

339 - Child Abuse and Neglect Cases Substantiated and Indicated--Victim Characteristics [Excel 36k] | [PDF 87k]

340 - Child Abuse and Neglect Cases Reported and Investigated by State: 2008 [Excel 31k] | [PDF 87k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2011 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: September 28, 2011