National Corrections Reporting Program, 2000-2014 (ICPSR 36373)

Alternate Title:   NCRP, 2000-2014

Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics

Summary:

The National Corrections Reporting Program (NCRP) compiles offender-level data on admissions and releases from state and federal prisons and post-confinement community supervision. The data are used to monitor the nation's correctional population and address specific policy questions related to recidivism, prisoner reentry, and trends in demographic characteristics of the incarcerated and community supervision populations. The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has administered the NCRP since 1983. Abt Associates has served as the NCRP data collection agent since October 2010.

Series: National Corrections Reporting Program (NCRP) Series

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    Access to these data is restricted. Users interested in obtaining these data must complete a Restricted Data Use Agreement, specify the reasons for the request, and obtain IRB approval or notice of exemption for their research.

    Any public-use data files in this collection are available for access by the general public. Access does not require affiliation with an ICPSR member institution.

Dataset(s)

DS0:  Study-Level Files
Documentation:
DS1:  Prison Term Records
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DS2:  Prison Admissions (Part A), Prison Releases (Part B), and Prison Custody (Part D) Records Not Used to Build Term Records
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No downloadable data files available.
DS3:  Parole Exit (Part C)
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No downloadable data files available.
DS4:  Post-Confinement Community Supervision (PCCS) Term Records
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No downloadable data files available.
DS5:  Post-Custody Community Supervision (PCCS) Records Not Used to Build PCCS Term Records
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No downloadable data files available.

Study Description

Citation

United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics. National Corrections Reporting Program, 2000-2014. ICPSR36373-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2016-03-16. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR36373.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR36373.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:    correctional facilities, correctional facilities (juveniles), correctional system, demographic characteristics, federal correctional facilities, jail inmates, juvenile offenders, national crime statistics (USA), offenders, offenses, parole, prison inmates, probation, state correctional facilities

Smallest Geographic Unit:    State

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Time Period:   

  • 2000-01-01--2014-12-31

Date of Collection:   

  • 2001-01-01--2015-10-31

Unit of Observation:    individual

Universe:    All persons admitted to state prison, released from state prison, admitted to state post-confinement community supervision, discharged from state post-confinement community supervision, or in state prison at year end from 2000 to 2014 in the United States.

Data Type(s):    administrative records data

Methodology

Time Method:    Cross-sectional

Mode of Data Collection:    mail questionnaire

Extent of Processing:   ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Standardized missing values.
  • Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.

Version(s)

Original ICPSR Release:   2016-03-16

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