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, 1985 (ICPSR 8489)

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The National Justice Agency List, 1985 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 on the following topics: prosecution and civil attorneys, public defenders, law enforcement, courts, probation and parole, juvenile corrections, local adult corrections, federal relations with American Indians, and other justice issues.

Series: National Justice Agency List Series

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Study Description


United States Department of Justice. Bureau of Justice Statistics. National Justice Agency List, 1985 . ICPSR08489-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 198?.

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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, government agencies, law enforcement agencies, local government, state government

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1985

Date of Collection:  

  • 1970--1985

Universe:   All criminal justice agencies in the United States.

Data Types:   survey data


Data Source:

self-enumerated forms


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