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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
Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2021 July
Tribal Courts in the United States, 2014 – Statistical Tables July
Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 34 States in 2012: A 5-Year Follow-Up Period (2012-2017) July
Sexual Offenses Recorded by Law Enforcement in NIBRS, 2015 and 2019 July
CY 2021 Annual and Periodic Publications
Jails in Indian Country, 2019-2020, and the Impact of COVID-19 on the Tribal Jail Population August
Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 24 States in 2008: A 10-Year Follow-Up Period (2008-2018) August
Trends and Patterns in Firearm Violence, 1993-2018 August
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
Federal Justice Statistics, 2019 August
Homicide Trends in the United States, 2010-2019 September
Medical Examiners and Coroners Offices, 2018 September
Crime Against Persons with Disabilities - Statistical Tables September
Firearm Use in Reported Crime September
Jail Inmates in 2020 September
Selected Findings from the 2020 NCVS September
State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, 2018 October
Stalking Victimization, 2019 October
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
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
Profile of Prison Inmates, 2016 - Survey of Prison Inmates August
Non-U.S. Citizens in the Federal Criminal Justice System, 1998-2018 Q3
Hate Crimes Reported by Victims, 2005–2019 Q3
Facility Characteristics of Sexual Victimization of Youth in Juvenile Facilities, 2018 - Statistical Tables Q3
Services for Crime Victims, 2019 Q3
BJS Update on the NCVS Redesign 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 Q4
Tribal Law Enforcement Agencies in the United States, 2019 Q4
Criminal History of Persons Admitted to State Prison in 2009 and 2014: A 2018 Post-Release Follow-Up Q4
Criminal Victimization in the Largest States, 2017-2019 Q4
Pretrial Release and Misconduct in Federal District Courts, 2011-2018 Q4
Opioid Testing, Screening, and Treatment in Local Jails, 2019 Q4
COVID-19 in State and Federal Prisons, 2020 Q4
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in the NCVS 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 Q3
Survey of Publicly Appointed Defense Attorneys: Design Study Q3
Enhancing the Measurement of Hate Crime in the NCVS: Developing and Testing Improvements to the Survey Questions (Third-party) Q3
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
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