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Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies (CSLLEA)

Data Collection Status
1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2018
Data Experts
Elizabeth Davis, BJS Statistician
Collection Period

1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2018


Provides data on all state and local law enforcement agencies operating nationwide. Data collected include the number of sworn and civilian personnel by state and type of agency, and functions performed by each agency.

Date Created: May 18, 2009