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Forthcoming Publications


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January, February, and March (Q1); April, May, and June (Q2); July, August, and September (Q3); October, November, and December (Q4)

2021 Publications
Upcoming releases
State and Local Law Enforcement Training Academies, 2018 June
PREA Data Collection Activities, 2021 June
Justice Expenditures and Employment Extracts, 2012-2017 June
Statistical Analysis of Presidential Pardons (Third-party) June
Assessment of Administrative Data on Elder Abuse, Mistreatment, and Neglect (Third-party) June
Statistical Models to Predict Mental Illness among State and Federal Prisoners (Third-party) June
Enhancing the Measurement of Hate Crime in the NCVS: Developing and Testing Improvements to the Survey Questions (Third-party) June
The Nation's Move to NIBRS: Formulating the Future of Crime Data in Policing (Third-party) June
Enhancement of the Bureau of Justice Statistics' Annual Probation Survey Frame (Third-party) June
CY 2021 Annual and Periodic Publications
Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 34 States in 2012: A 5-Year Follow-Up Period (2012-2017) June
Probation and Parole in the United States, 2019 June
Correctional Population in the United States, 2019 June
Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program Funding Allocations, 2017-2020 June
Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2019 July
Jails in Indian Country, 2019-2020, and the Impact of COVID-19 on the Tribal Jail Population July
Tribal Crime in the United States Extracts, 2019 July
Firearm Use in Reported Crime July
Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 24 States in 2008: A 10-Year Follow-Up Period (2008-2018) July
Trends and Patterns in Firearm Violence, 1993-2018 July
Suicide in Local Jails and State and Federal Prisons, 2000-2019 – Statistical Tables August
Census of Jails, 2005-2019 August
Census of State and Federal Correctional Facilities, 2019 August
Background Checks for Firearm Transfers, 2018 August
Medical Examiners and Coroners Offices, 2018 August
Federal Justice Statistics, 2019 August
Crime Against Persons with Disabilities - Statistical Tables August
Homicide Trends in the United States, 2010-2019 August
Jail Inmates in 2020 September
Selected Findings from the 2020 NCVS September
State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, 2018 September
Stalking Victimization, 2019 September
HIV in Prisons, 2016-2019 October
Prisoners in 2020 October
Mortality in Local Jails, 2000-2019 - Statistical Tables November
Mortality in State and Federal Prisons, 2001-2019 - Statistical Tables November
Correctional Population in the United States, 2020 December
Probation and Parole in the United States, 2020 December
Capital Punishment, 2020 – Statistical Tables December
Criminal Victimization, 2020 December
Federal Justice Statistics, 2020 December
CY 2021 Congressional reports mandated by statute
Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2021 July
Federal Deaths in Custody and During Arrest, 2018-2019 August
Human Trafficking Data Collection Activities, 2021 October 29
Fair Chance Act: Employment of Persons Released from Federal Prison December
Federal Prisoner Statistics Collected under the First Step Act, 2021 December 21
CY 2021 Discretionary Publications
Non-U.S. Citizens in the Federal Criminal Justice System, 1998-2018 Q2
Federal Prosecution of Hate Crime Q2
Hate Crime Reported by Victims and Police Q2
Sexual Offenses Recorded by Law Enforcement in NIBRS, 2015 and 2019 Q2
Alcohol and Drug Treatment Reported by Prisoners - Survey of Prison Inmates Q2
Profile of Prison Inmates, 2016 - Survey of Prison Inmates Q2
Criminal Victimization in the Largest States, 2017-2019 Q3
Pretrial Release and Misconduct in Federal District Courts, 2011-2018 Q3
Facility Characteristics of Sexual Victimization of Youth in Juvenile Facilities, 2018 - Statistical Tables Q3
Opioid Testing, Screening, and Treatment in Local Jails, 2019 Q3
Justice Expenditure and Employment in the United States, 2017 Q3
Tribal Law Enforcement Agencies in the United States, 2019 Q3
Criminal History of Persons Admitted to State Prison in 2009 and 2014: A 2018 Post-Release Follow-Up Q3
Technical report: Key indicators of crime and public safety: Measuring crime using law enforcement data reported to NIBRS Q3
Technical report: Evaluating NIBRS data quality: Considerations for developing national estimates of crime Q3
COVID-19 in State and Federal Prisons, 2020 Q4
COVID-19 in Local Jails, July - December 2020 Q4
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in the NCVS Q4
Technical Report: Measuring the Prevalence of Crime in the U.S. Q4
Technical Report: Data sources and methods for calculating population-based rates of crime, offending, and arrest by demographic characteristics Q4
CY 2021 Third-Party Reports
Prosecution of Federal Firearm Offenses, 2000-2016 Q2
Survey of Publicly Appointed Defense Attorneys: Design Study Q2
NCVS State Estimate Validation Q3
An Examination of Outlier Weights in the NCVS Q3
NCVS Redesign Field Test Results Q3
Exploring Cross-State Differences in Sex Offender Recidivism Using Longitudinal Data from the National Corrections Reporting Program Q3
A Description of Computing Code Used to Identify Correctional Terms and Histories Q3
Interstate Reimprisonment Estimates Q3
Victimization in Different Types of Areas in the United States Q3
Juvenile Respondents in the NCVS Q4
Organization of Adult Felony Probation in the United States, 2014: Characteristics and Practices of Probation Agencies Q4
Date Created: May 13, 2021