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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
Federal Justice Statistics, 2019 October
Human Trafficking Data Collection Activities, 2021 October
Background Checks for Firearm Transfers, 2018 October
Survey of Publicly Appointed Defense Attorneys: Design Study (Third-party) October
CY 2021 Annual and Periodic Publications
Census of State and Federal Adult Correctional Facilities, 2019 – Statistical Tables November
Medical Examiner and Coroner Offices, 2018 November
Trends and Patterns in Firearm Violence, 1993-2018 November
Crime Against Persons with Disabilities, 2009–2019 – Statistical Tables November
Stalking Victimization, 2019 November
Mortality in Local Jails, 2000-2019 - Statistical Tables November
Mortality in State and Federal Prisons, 2001-2019 - Statistical Tables November
HIV in Prisons, 2020 December
Prisoners in 2020 December
Jail Inmates in 2020 December
Probation and Parole in the United States, 2020 December
Capital Punishment, 2020 – Statistical Tables December
Correctional Populations in the United States, 2020 December
CY 2021 Congressional reports mandated by statute
Fair Chance Act: Employment of Persons Released from Federal Prison December
Federal Prisoner Statistics Collected under the First Step Act, 2021 December
CY 2021 Discretionary Publications
Profile of Prison Inmates, 2016 - Survey of Prison Inmates November
Non-U.S. Citizens in the Federal Criminal Justice System, 1998-2018 December
CY 2021 Third-Party Reports
Victimization in Different Types of Areas in the United States November
Date Created: May 13, 2021