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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)

Upcoming releases
Impact of COVID-19 on State and Federal Prisons, 2020-2021 August
Jails in Indian Country, 2021, and the Impact of COVID-19, July–December 2020 August
CY 2022 Annual and Periodic
Federal Law Enforcement Officers, 2020 August
Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, 2018 – Statistical Tables August
Contacts Between Police and the Public, 2020 September
Tribal Law Enforcement in the U.S., 2019 September
Criminal History of Persons Admitted to State Prison in 2009 and 2014: A 2018 Post-Release Follow-up September
Criminal Victimization, 2021 September
Local Police Departments, 2020: Personnel October
Sheriffs’ Offices, 2020: Personnel October
Law Enforcement Agencies that Employ School Resource Officers, 2019 October
Background Checks for Firearm Transfers, 2019-20 October
Prisoners in 2021 October
Jail Inmates, 2021 October
Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories, 2020: Resources and Services October
Probation and Parole in the United States, 2021 November
Correctional Population in the United States, 2021 November
Federal Justice Statistics, 2021 November
Recidivism of Sex Offenders Released from State Prison: A 5-Year Follow-up (2012-2017) November
Capital Punishment in the United States, 2021 December
Victims of Identity Theft, 2021 December
CY 2022 Congressionally Mandated Reports
Human Trafficking Data Collection Activities, 2022 October
Federal Deaths in Custody and During Arrest, 2021 Statistical Tables November
Federal Prisoner Statistics Collected under the First Step Act, 2022 December
Date Created: May 13, 2021