A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics by R. Scott Harnsberger

By R. Scott Harnsberger

This reference paintings is a source for these desiring information in finding Texas felony justice statistics. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled greater than six hundred entries describing statistical resources for Texas crime; criminals; legislations enforcement; courts and sentencing; grownup and juvenile corrections; capital punishment and loss of life row; sufferers of crime; driving/boating lower than the effect; site visitors fatalities; substance abuse and remedy; polls and scores; and financial issues reminiscent of appropriations, sales, expenses, and federal reduction. The assets for those facts originate basically, yet no longer completely, from federal and nation of Texas organisations, forums, bureaus, commissions, and departments. the subsequent different types of courses are integrated: annual, biennial, and biannual experiences; experiences issued in sequence; analytic and study stories; statistical compilations; budgets and different economic files; audits, inspections, and investigations; census guides; polls; projections; ratings; surveys; always up to date on-line assets; and datasets. Harnsberger has annotated the entries to supply enough aspect to let clients to make a decision no matter if the indexed assets benefit additional research. extra notes include URLs and data in regards to the scope of the printed facts; identify adjustments; comparable courses; and the supply of prior information, past versions, on-line tables, and datasets.

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And Melissa Sickmund. Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2006 National Report. S. Department of Justice, 2006. html> Chapter 1 provides juvenile population characteristics as follows: juvenile population demographics; juveniles in poverty; living arrangement of juveniles; births to teens; and school dropouts. Chapter 3 provides data on juvenile offenders as follows: self-reports vs. official data, homicides by juveniles, juvenile homicide offender characteristics, juvenile offending behavior demographics, offending into the adult years, juvenile offending behavior and associated factors, school crime, weapons use, drug and alcohol use, drug and alcohol use trends, co-occurrence of substance use behaviors, gangs, and time-of-day analysis of juvenile offending.

TELEMASP Bulletin [Texas Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics Program] 14, no. 6 (November/December 2007): 1–12. org/telemasp/> Reports data from a survey of fifty-two Texas law enforcement agencies on their bicycle patrol units including criteria for bicycle officer selection (Figure 1); initial and additional training required for bicycle officers (Figures 2 and 3); percentage of seasonal bicycle patrol deployment by month (Figure 4); most frequent type of all injuries reported in 1998 and 2006 (Figure 5); injuries reported as a percentage of primary bicycle officers in 1998 and 2006; a comparison of deployment areas for police cyclists and mounted officers (Figure 7); and a comparison of bicycle brands used in 1998 and 2006 (Table 1).

S. Department of Justice. The county-level estimates are not official FBI releases and are provided for research purposes only. Datasets are available for index crimes (except arson) through the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data, Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan (under Offenses Known and Clearances by Arrest). html#desc_al> Assaults on Police •098 Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted. S.

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