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- Nation's prison population. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Oct99, Vol. 36 Issue 10, p10
Reports on the prison population figures released by the United States Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics as of December 31, 1998. Average annual growth in prison population; States with highest incarceration rates.
- Federal Prison Population Increases. Klug, Elizabeth A. // Corrections Today;Jun2002, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p16
Presents information on a report by the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics on the population of inmates in U.S. prisons as of June 2002. Increase in the population in state prisons; Population of prisoners in federal prisons; Effect of the population increase on federal and state prison systems.
- U.S. inmate population nears 950,000 in 1993. // Corrections Today;Jul94, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p28
Reports on the increase in inmate population in the United States in 1993. Statistics from the Bureau of Justice Statistics; Incarceration rate for inmates; State with the largest number of inmates; Factors behind increase in inmate population.
- Population Boom in Prison. Wagner, Cynthia G. // Futurist;Dec99, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p8
Focuses on a report of the United States Bureau of Justice Statistics on the growth of prison population from 1990-1998. Statistics on adult inmates; Population of female inmates; Factors that contributed to the increase in prison population.
- BJS Studies Mentally Ill Inmates. Klug, Elizabeth // Corrections Today;Oct99, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p14
Deals with a report of the United States (US) Bureau of Justice Statistics about mentally ill inmates in the US prisons and local jails in 1998. Statistics on females in state prisons; Crimes committed by mentally ill offenders.
- More than 1 mil. in U.S. prisons; more Blacks locked up than Whites. // Jet;11/14/94, Vol. 87 Issue 2, p18
Reveals that the number of Black prisoners outdistanced the number of Whites in the United States. Figures from the Bureau of Justice Statistics; States with the most number of Black prison inmates; Common causes of imprisonment.
- Jail populations. Tischler, Eric // Corrections Today;Jun98, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p16
Shows the increase of jail population in mid-year 1997, according to the United States Bureau of Justice Statistics. Percentage of decrease of repeat offenders between 1989 and 1996.
- Corrections. // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;May2007, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p19
The article offers information on "Medical Problems of Jail Inmates," a U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics report, which provides findings on prisoners who reported a current medical problem, a physical or mental impairment, or an injury since admission based on data from the 2002 Survey of...
- DOJ Study Reveals Mental Illness Affects Half of All Inmates. // Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services;Nov2006, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p8
The article reports on the findings of a study conducted by the U.S. Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics regarding the impact of mental illnesses on prisoners in the U.S. The study found that 64% of local jail inmates, 56% of state prisoners and 45% of federal prisoners have...