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Deaths in Custody: Local Jail Deaths, 2000-2007- Statistical tables

Date Published
October 2010
Author(s)
Margaret E. Noonan, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Agencies
BJS
Publication Type
Data Table
Annotation
This web page provides basic data on the number and characteristics of deaths reported each year by approximately 3,000 local jails nationwide, and provides national data on the number and rate of jail deaths, by cause and over time, as well as specific data on the nation's 50 largest jail jurisdictions.
Abstract

Local Jail Deaths, 2000-2007

Table 1. Number of local jail inmate deaths by cause of death, 2000-2007
Table 2. Percent of local jail inmate deaths by cause of death, 2000-2007
Table 3. Mortality rate per 100,000 local jail inmates, by cause of death, 2000-2007
Table 4. Number of local jail inmate deaths, by selected characteristics, 2000-2007
Table 5. Percent of local jail inmate deaths, by selected characteristics, 2000-2007
Table 6. Mortality rate per 100,000 local jail inmates, by selected characteristics, 2000-2007
Table 7. Number of local jail inmate deaths, by 50 largest jail jurisdictions, 2000-2007
Table 8. Mortality rate per 100,000 local jail inmates, by 50 largest jail jurisdictions, 2000-2007
Table 9. Number of local jail inmate deaths, by cause of death and selected characteristics, 2000-2007
Table 10. Percent of local jail inmate deaths, by cause of death and selected characteristics, 2000-2007
Table 11. Average annual mortality rate per 100,000 local jail inmates, by cause of death and selected characteristics, 2000-2007

Related pages: Methodology | Deaths in Custody homepage | State prison deaths | State and local law enforcement arrest-related deaths
Spreadsheets: All DCRP tables | State prison deaths | Local jail deaths | State and local law enforcement arrest-related deaths
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Date Created: October 29, 2009