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Criminal Justice: Web Resources

System of law enforcement, the bar, judiciary, corrections, & probation that is directly involved in the apprehension, prosecution, defense, sentencing, incarceration, & supervision of those suspected of or charged with criminal offenses. Credo Reference

Federal Criminal Justice Websites

Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)

Bureau of Prisons

FBI - "The FBI doesn’t just solve cases and prevent attacks. We also provide a range of services and resources to our many partners and to the general public.  That includes crime statistics, criminal background checks, laboratory services, training, victim assistance, and more."

National Institute of Justice - Cold Case Investigations and Forensic DNA

National Criminal Justice Reference Service

Office of National Drug Control Policy

Office on Violence Against Women

United States Department of Justice

Statistics Websites

   Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis

  Bureau of Justice Statistics Resource Center

  CRIME Statistics   by: State and Local

  FBI Crime Statistics


  Justice Research and Statistics Association Crime and Justice Atlas

  National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

  Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics - The Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics brings together data from more than 100 published and unpublished sources about many aspects of criminal justice in the United States.

  Uniform Crime Reports