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The American Society of Criminology is an international organization whose members pursue scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the measurement, etiology, consequences, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency.
The Crime Report is an online news service from the Center on Media, Crime, and Justice at the John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York.
Federal Sentencing Statistics by District, Circuit, and State
Annual reports that examine federal sentencing statistics from each judicial district, the districts within each judicial circuit, and the districts within each state. Each report compares the statistics from the respective district, circuit, or state to the nation as a whole.
The Innocence Project
The Innocence Project is a national litigation and public policy organization that was founded in 1992 at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University to assist prisoners who could be proven innocent through DNA testing. The organization is dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted individuals through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice.
The Law Professors Blog Network
A network of legal blogs from law professors covering over 40 legal topics including sentencing, white-collar crime, and race and the law.
National Archive of Criminal Justice Data
From the University of Michigan, this site presents a series of data resource guides on topics including capital punishment, juvenile corrections, and violence against women.
National Criminal Justice Reference Center
Funded by the federal government, this resource provides information on the justice system, issues in juvenile justice, the courts system, law enforcement, and links to other Department of Justice programs.
U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics
The Bureau of Justice Statistics collects, analyzes, publishes, and disseminates information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.
Uniform Crime Report
Provided by the FBI, this website provides statistics and reports using information from 18,000 city, university/college, county, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement agencies.