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The National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Virtual Library contains bibliographic information and abstracts of all of the resources housed in the NCJRS Virtual Library, including: federal, state, and local government reports; books; research reports; journal articles; and unpublished research. Subject areas cover a variety of topics, including corrections, courts, drugs, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, victims, and more.

Opinions or points of view expressed in the documents are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official position or policies of the U.S. Department of Justice.

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Date Created: January 13, 2021