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Compendium of Federal Justice Statistics, 2004

NCJ Number
213476
Date Published
Agencies
BJS
Publication Series
Publication Type
Statistics
Grant Number(s)
05-BJ-CX-K004
Annotation
This report presents national-level statistics describing characteristics of persons processed and the distribution of case processing outcomes at each major stage of the Federal criminal justice system.
Abstract
This annual report includes investigations by U.S. attorneys, prosecutions, and declinations, pretrial release and detention, conviction and acquittals, sentencing, appeals, and correctional populations. New this year are statistics on fugitive investigations by the U.S. Marshals Service. Highlights include: (1) during 2004, 126,878 suspects were arrested by Federal law enforcement agencies for violations of Federal law; (2) during 2004, U.S. Attorneys initiated criminal investigations involving 130,078 suspects, and they concluded their investigations of 128,518 suspects; and (3) the number of offenders on community supervision increased by 29 percent, from 84,801 during 1990 to 108,976 during 2004. This is an electronic only document. Figures, tables, glossary
Date Created: June 29, 2018