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 legal justice records. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled greater than six hundred entries describing statistical assets 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 below the effect; site visitors fatalities; substance abuse and remedy; polls and scores; and financial themes comparable to appropriations, sales, expenses, and federal reduction. The resources for those information originate basically, yet now not solely, from federal and nation of Texas enterprises, forums, bureaus, commissions, and departments. the subsequent varieties of guides are incorporated: annual, biennial, and biannual reviews; reviews issued in sequence; analytic and examine experiences; statistical compilations; budgets and different financial records; audits, inspections, and investigations; census courses; polls; projections; scores; surveys; consistently up to date on-line assets; and datasets. Harnsberger has annotated the entries to supply enough element to allow clients to make a decision even if the indexed assets advantage additional research. extra notes include URLs and knowledge concerning the scope of the broadcast info; identify alterations; similar guides; and the supply of past facts, prior variants, on-line tables, and datasets.

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Printable data tables are available for downloading. Regional data for 1960–1981 is reported in Uniform Crime Reports for the United States (see entry 002). See also Assaults on Federal Officers (1976–1981). Datasets are available 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 Police Employee (LEOKA) Data). html#desc_al> Asset Forfeiture 099 Bowman, Lisa. ” TELEMASP Bulletin [Texas Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics Program] 15, no.

Research Note: Earlier editions are available. •045 National Gang Threat Assessment. : National Drug Intelligence Center [biennial, 2005–date]. gov/GPO/LPS78669> This report represents a collaboration between the National Gang Intelligence Center (NGIC) and the National Drug Intelligence Center (NDIC). It contains maps showing the Southwest Region gang membership by county; gang membership per capita, by state; and gang members per law enforcement officer, by state. Research Note: No report for 2007 was published.

Drug Law Offenses 030 Domestic Cannabis Cultivation Assessment. S. Department of Justice [annual, 2007-date]. gov/GPO/LPS113898> Provides state-level data from the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Domestic Cannabis Eradication/Suppression Program on the number of outdoor and indoor marijuana plant seizures. Research Note: See also the Office of National Drug Control Policy’s Marijuana Sourcebook. pdf> •031 Drug Market Analyses. S. Department of Justice [annual, 2007–date]. htm> These specialized reports provide data on all aspects of illicit drug production and trafficking, including seizures, gang activity, substance abuse trends, treatment admissions, drug related deaths, and money laundering.

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