Pub. date: 2002 | Online Pub. Date: September 15, 2007 | DOI: 10.4135/9781412950664 | Print ISBN: 9780761922582 | Online ISBN: 9781412950664| Publisher:SAGE Publications, Inc.About this encyclopedia
Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics
Kathleen Maguire & Ann L. Pastore
The Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics is a reference tool that provides comprehensive data on crime and criminal justice issues in the United States. Published by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, the Sourcebook includes more than 600 tables in each edition. In addition to the annual print volumes, the Sourcebook is available on the Internet at and on CDROM. Sourcebook Online presents the most current print edition as well as new and updated tables as they are prepared for the next volume. The Sourcebook has been sponsored by the Bureau of Justice Statistics since 1972 and is produced at the Hindelang Criminal Justice Research Center at the School of Criminal Justice, State University of New York at Albany. The Sourcebook was developed by the late Michael J. Hindelang, a professor at the School of Criminal Justice, to meet the need for accessible criminal justice data. Sourcebook ...