Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Justice. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Summary: The objective of the Survey of Jails in Indian Country is to gather data on all adult and juvenile jail facilities and detention centers in Indian country, which is defined for purposes of this collection as reservations, pueblos, rancherias, and other Native American and Alaska Native communities throughout the United States. The survey, a complete enumeration of all 69 confinement facilities operated by tribal authorities or the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), provides data on the numbe... (view full summary)
Persistent URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03196.v1
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 .
Data use tutorial (introduction for new users)
Use any of the notification links to add this study to your RSS feed; you will then receive notification if the study is substantively updated.