This webinar provides updates on efforts by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) to redesign the entire National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) instrument. It describes results from a large-scale national field test of the NCVS Instrument Redesign, specifically the performance of the current NCVS instrument and procedures to the new instrument. Learn more about—
- BJS’s decisions on the new survey instrument based on findings from the field test and other research
- the timeline for this multi-year redesign project, including anticipated milestones for the implementation phase
- improvements from the current instrument and changes to the methodology.