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Prison

.... (2000, Bureau of Justice statistics) Drug usage is the grounds for many women going to prison. Drug use is on the rise among women. ....

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violence

.... (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 1992) One student in fifteen has reported avoiding places at school out of fear of an attack. Younger ....

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Capital Punishment

Capital Punishment. The Morality of Capital Punishment According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, in 2003, sixty five inmates were executed (executions). ....

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United States Prison System

.... According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 56 percent of state prisoners and 45 percent of federal prisoners have symptoms or a recent history of mental ....

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War on Drugs

.... the Federal Bureau of Prisons budget increased by more than 1,350%, from $220 million in 1986 to about $3.19 billion in 1997 (Bureau of Justice Statistics 20). ....

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Prison Violence

.... Since then, prices have risen dramatically. In 1990, the Bureau of Justice Statistics reported that each prisoner requires $15,496 to support. ....

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Domestic Violence Laws

.... Research and Statistics Association NCJ 161405 A Joint Publication of the National Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics US Department of ....

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The Death Penalty

.... son sentence for murder is less than six years!(Jacobs, Landes, and Siegel) The Bureau of Justice Statistics reports that in 1998, thirty-seven states and the ....

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Debate on Insane in Prison

.... treatment while few actually receive it due to lack of treatment centers in prisons across America, says PM Ditton of the Bureau of Justice Statistics in 1999. ....

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Justifiable Homicide at the Hands of the State

.... 1997 were not killed in such a way that could further detract from their, or their families dignity (US Government: Bureau of Justice Statistics December 1998 ....

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Minors in Prison

.... According to Bureau of Justice statistics, more than 21 percent of convicts under the age of 24 say they were hit at least once while in prison. ....

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The Victims of Rape

.... "Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics.¢ US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1994. ....

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Crime

.... about a third of all victims of violent crime were ages 12 to 19 and almost half of all victims of violence were under age 25"(Bureau of Justice Statistics 1998 ....

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john deer

.... state prison admissions was a probation or parole violator.(Byrne 50) Also, a special report from the United States Bureau of Justice Statistics stated: State ....

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Domestic Abuse

.... In addition, only ten years ago in 1994, the United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics did ....

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The Ongoing Battle with Drugs

.... the Federal Bureau of Prisons budget increased by more than 1,350%, from $220 million in 1986 to about $3.19 billion in 1997 (Bureau of Justice Statistics 20). ....

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war on drugs

.... Bureau of Justice Statistics, Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics (Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office, 1997), p. 20; Office of National Drug ....

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Gun Control: Victory or Failure

.... (Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, 1999, US Bureau of Justice Statistics, Washington, DC, 1999.) Negative Issues regarding gun control Gun control ....

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Criminal Justice in USA

.... The bureau of justice statistics said , less then 10% of patrol officers on duty time is spent on crime related activities. This ....

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Crime and the Media

.... States. However, the Bureau of Justice Statistics has documented several crimes that make this assumption invalid. Whites victimize ....

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Community Policing

.... United States. However, the Bureau of Justice Statistics has documented several crimes that make this assumption void. For example ....

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death penalty1

.... paragraph. Anyhow, during 1977 to 1998, the Bureau of Justice Statistics stated that white men were more executed than Black. For ....

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community policing

.... United States. However, the Bureau of Justice Statistics has documented several crimes that make this assumption void. For example ....

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Inequality in the Legal System

.... States population of prisoners were African American, but had risen to nearly seven percent by 1997 according to the Bureau of Justice statistics (Cose 42). ....

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Crime Canada US

.... hurdles, along with the benefits of comparing crime rates between Canada and the United States, the Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics has undertaken the ....

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DIVERSITY AND SOCIAL JUSTICE IN LAW ENFORCEMENT

.... the statistics is the rationale underlying the shift from social welfare to a toughening in penal policy. My second topic will be about is the criminal justice ....

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Are Intake Processes in Juvenile Justice Systems Really Fair

.... to be addressed, in particular, if one believes the US Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) statistics that show ....

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The Truth about Marijuana

.... The Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics reported that 59,300 prisoners are serving prison term for being convicted of marijuana violations. ....

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the death penalty

.... 1835-1883. Bureau of Justice Statistics (1996). Bureau of Justice Statistics Bulletin: Capital Punishment 1995. Davis, David., (1957 ....

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Crime Rates

.... The two primary sources crime statistics are obtained from are the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) and the ....

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