National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

This dataset is maintained and distributed by the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD), the criminal justice archive within ICPSR. NACJD is primarily sponsored by three agencies within the U.S. Department of Justice: the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

National Justice Agency List, 1992 (ICPSR 6228)

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Summary:

The National Justice Agency List is a master name and address file created and maintained by the Bureau of the Census for the Bureau of Justice Statistics. The file contains information for the following government justice agencies: law enforcement agencies, juvenile correctional facilities, local jails, state correctional facilities, and federal prisons. Variables include name of agency, address, state and region identification, telephone number, FIPS code, population, total workload, and number of professional and total employees.

Series: National Justice Agency List Series

Access Notes

  • These data are freely available.

Dataset(s)

DS1:  Main Data File - Download All Files (8.9 MB)
Documentation:
Data:
ASCII
ASCII + SPSS Setup
DS2:  SAS Data Definition Statements - Download All Files (0 MB)
Data:

ASCII + SAS Setup

Study Description

Citation

United States Department of Justice. Bureau of Justice Statistics. National Justice Agency List, 1992. ICPSR06228-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1994. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06228.v1

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Funding

This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   census data, correctional facilities (juveniles), federal correctional facilities, government agencies, jails, law enforcement agencies, local government, state correctional facilities, state government

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1992

Date of Collection:  

  • 1992

Universe:   Criminal justice agencies in the United States.

Data Types:   survey data

Methodology

Data Source:

mail-in questionnaires

Version(s)

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