A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics by R. Scott Harnsberger

By R. Scott Harnsberger

This reference paintings is a source for these wanting information in finding Texas felony justice statistics. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled greater than six hundred entries describing statistical assets for Texas crime; criminals; legislations enforcement; courts and sentencing; grownup and juvenile corrections; capital punishment and loss of life row; sufferers of crime; driving/boating less than the impact; site visitors fatalities; substance abuse and remedy; polls and ratings; and financial subject matters comparable to appropriations, sales, expenses, and federal relief. The assets for those statistics originate basically, yet now not solely, from federal and kingdom of Texas organisations, forums, bureaus, commissions, and departments. the subsequent varieties of guides are incorporated: annual, biennial, and biannual studies; experiences issued in sequence; analytic and examine stories; statistical compilations; budgets and different monetary records; audits, inspections, and investigations; census guides; polls; projections; scores; surveys; regularly up to date on-line assets; and datasets. Harnsberger has annotated the entries to supply adequate aspect to allow clients to come to a decision no matter if the indexed assets benefit additional research. extra notes include URLs and knowledge in regards to the scope of the printed facts; name alterations; comparable courses; and the supply of past info, earlier variations, on-line tables, and datasets.

Show description

Read or Download A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics issue 6 PDF

Best statistics books

Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists (Updated Edition)

The following, through well known call for, is the up-to-date version to Joel Best's vintage consultant to realizing how numbers can confuse us. In his new afterword, most sensible makes use of examples from fresh coverage debates to mirror at the demanding situations to bettering statistical literacy. considering its e-book ten years in the past, Damned Lies and facts has emerged because the go-to guide for recognizing undesirable facts and studying to imagine seriously approximately those influential numbers.

Computational and Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences

Mathematical versions within the social sciences became more and more subtle and common within the final decade. this era has additionally obvious many reviews, such a lot lamenting the sacrifices incurred in pursuit of mathematical perfection. If, as critics argue, our skill to appreciate the area has no longer more desirable throughout the mathematization of the social sciences, we would are looking to undertake a unique paradigm.

Computational Statistics: Volume 1: Proceedings of the 10th Symposium on Computational Statistics

The position of the pc in information David Cox Nuffield collage, Oxford OXIINF, U. ok. A category of statistical difficulties through their computational calls for hinges on 4 parts (I) the volume and complexity of the information, (il) the specificity of the targets of the research, (iii) the vast elements of the method of research, (ill) the conceptual, mathematical and numerical analytic complexity of the tools.

Performance metrics : the levers for process management

Which functionality measures if you happen to use? the most obvious resolution is that it depends upon what you must in achieving, which another person shouldn't ever outline for you. in the end, it's your association, your division, or your procedure. yet when you are transparent approximately what you need to accomplish, how do you style via numerous attainable metrics and judge that are top?

Additional info for A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics issue 6

Example text

Summary of State Sex Offender Registries, 2001 [Fact Sheet]. S. Department of Justice, 2002. pdf> Presents state-level data on the number of offenders in state sex offender registries for 1998 and 2001 (Appendix Table 2). Research Note: Earlier editions are available. 083 Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website. S. Department of Justice [online only, 2005–date]. L. 109-248, Title I, 120 Stat. 590). S. Department of Justice and represents a cooperative effort between the state agencies hosting public sex offender registries and the federal government.

590). S. Department of Justice and represents a cooperative effort between the state agencies hosting public sex offender registries and the federal government. Research Note: Searches for Texas offenders link to the Sex Offender Registry maintained by the Texas Department of Public Safety (see entry 086). 084 Long-Term Care Facilities: Information on Residents Who Are Registered Sex Offenders or Are Paroled for Other Crimes [Report to Congressional Requestors]. S. Government Accountability Office, 2006.

MENU=1624> Contains “Violent Crime Statistics: January–June 2006 and January–June 2007” for homicide, robbery, aggravated assault, and aggravated assault with a firearm (totals and percentage change) as reported directly from law enforcement agencies in Abilene, Arlington, Dallas, Farmers Branch, Fort Worth, Garland, Houston, and San Antonio, and Tarrant County. 093 Violent Crime in America: 24 Months of Alarming Trends [Chief Concerns]. : Police Executive Research Forum [2007]. MENU=1624> Contains “Violent Crime Statistics 2004–2006” for homicide, robbery, aggravated assault, and aggravated assault with a firearm (totals and percentage change) as reported directly from law enforcement agencies in Arlington, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 3 votes