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Young adults (18-24)
FFY14 State Justice Statistics Program for Statistical Analysis Centers: Improving Access to Jail Data
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VIOLENCE COMMITTED BY STRANGERS DECLINED 77 PERCENT SINCE 1993
PROBATION AND PAROLE POPULATIONS REACH NEW HIGHS U.S. Department of Justice ADVANCE FOR RELEASE AT 5 P.M. EST BJS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 1994 202-307-0784 PROBATION AND PAROLE POPULATIONS REACH NEW HIGHS .WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Almost 5 million Americans--or one in 39 adults--were under some form of correctional control in 1993, according to the Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). More than two-thirds of these people were being super vised in the community on probation or parole.
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ADVANCE FOR RELEASE AT 5 P.M. EDT BJS WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 1996 202/307-0784 CRIME VICTIMIZATION DROPS THREE PERCENT FROM 1993 TO 1994 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Total violent and property crime victimizations fell almost 3 percent from 1993 to 1994, the Justice Department reported today. Violent crime rates leveled off during that period, after falling 20 percent between 1981 and 1986 and then rising 15 percent from 1986 through 1991. Property crimes continued a general 15-year decline.
HOMICIDE TRENDS IN THE UNITED STATES U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ADVANCE FOR RELEASE AT 4:30 P.M. EST BJS SATURDAY, JANUARY 2, 1999 202/307-0784 NATION'S LARGEST CITIES LEAD THE WAY AS HOMICIDES FALL TO LOWEST RATE IN THREE DECADES WASHINGTON, D.C. The nation's murder rate last year fell to its lowest level in three decades, the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics announced today.
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