The primary statistical agency of the Department of Justice. BJS collects, analyzes, publishes, and disseminates information on crime, criminal offenders, crime victims, and criminal justice operations.
This dynamic data analysis tool allows you to generate trend tables and figures of arrest data since 1980, including national arrest estimates and agency-level (police precinct) counts by offense, age, sex, and race. The underlying data are from the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program. 1980 - 2014
(aka Crime in America) Site, created by the FBI, includes full text of the crime reports back to 1995. It includes Crime in the United States, Hate Crime Statistics, and Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted. Updated yearly.
Provides access to a repository of standardized and structured statistical data to dynamically compare and manipulate statistical indicators. Data-Planet repository contains more than 90 billion data points from 70+ U.S-based and international public and private organizations. The 16 subject areas include agriculture & food; banking, finance, & insurance; criminal justice & law enforcement; education; energy; government & politics; health & vital statistics; housing & construction; industry & business; international relations & trade; labor & employment; military & defense; natural resources; population & income; prices & cost of living; transportation & traffic. Time series are presented in charts, maps, graphs, and tables via multiple points of entry.
Archives and disseminates data on crime and justice for secondary analysis from curated studies or statistical data series. Data can be downloaded directly from ICPSR (you may need to create a free account) or link to the original report.
Summarizes U.S. social, political and economic data in convenient tables from a wide variety of Federal and State agencies as well as private organizations. Tables available in either PDF or Excel. Check original sources of data for more detailed information. Excellent introductory essay at beginning of each PDF section. Updated monthly. For earlier editions (1970-current) use drop down menu in database. Archived government editions (1878-2012) available free at U.S. Census Bureau and Cybercemetery sites. Tip sheet.
The Office of Research and Data collects data from documents submitted by the courts in each case in which a defendant is sentenced. From that data, the Commission prepares and disseminates public reports on a wide variety of sentencing issues.
Online archive of gun violence incidents collected from media, law enforcement, government and commercial sources daily in an effort to provide near-real time data about the results of gun violence. GVA in an independent data collection and research group with no affiliation with any advocacy organization.