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United States Office of Justice Programs

Works: 561 works in 777 publications in 1 language and 40,459 library holdings
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Perspectives on crime and justice : lecture series( )

in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Promising strategies to reduce substance abuse( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

NCJRS catalog : publications and services of the Office of Justice Programs agencies( )

in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policing in Arab-American communities after September 11( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Responding to gangs : evaluation and research by Winifred L Reed( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of papers presents a representative selection of the National Institute of Justice's portfolio of gang-related research. The 10 papers are: (1) "A Decade of Gang Research: Findings of the National Institute of Justice Gang Portfolio" (Scott H. Decker); (2) "The Evolution of Street Gangs: An Examination of Form and Variation" (Deborah Lamm Weisel); (3) "Young Women in Street Gangs: Risk Factors, Delinquency, and Victimization Risk" (Jody Miller); (4) "Youth Gang Homicides in the United States in the 1990s" (Cheryl L. Maxson, G. David Curry, and James C. Howell); (5) "National Evaluation of the Gang Resistance Education and Training [G.R.E.A.T.] Program" (Finn-Aage Esbensen, Adrienne Freng, Terrance J. Taylor, Dana Peterson, and D. Wayne Osgood); (6) "Evaluating Nevada's Antigang Legislation and Gang Prosecution Units" (Terance D. Miethe and Richard C. McCorkle); (7) "Evaluation of a Task Force Approach to Gangs" (Susan Pennell and Roni Melton); (8) "Gang Prevention Programs for Female Adolescents: An Evaluation" (Katherine Williams, G. David Curry, and Marcia I Cohen); (9) "Reducing Gang Violence in Boston" (Anthony A. Braga and David M. Kennedy); and (10) "Developing a GIS-Based Regional Gang Incident Tracking System" (James W. Meeker, Katie J.B. Parsons, and Bryan J. Vila). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
Promising practices and strategies to reduce alcohol and substance abuse among American Indians and Alaska natives by Ada Pecos Melton( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State court organization( )

in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report to the Attorney General on systems for identifying felons who attempt to purchase firearms by United States( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our aging population : promoting empowerment, preventing victimization, and implementing coordinated interventions : a national symposium( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Privacy in the information age : a guide for sharing crime maps and spatial data by Julie Wartell( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report is designed to provide guidance to law enforcement personnel, researchers, and others who are creating and sharing crime maps. It contains real-life examples and illustrations contributed by various police departments that demonstrate a variety of techniques that promote privacy, crime mapping, and data confidentiality"--Preface, page iii
Identifying victims using DNA : a guide for families( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forensic laboratories : handbook for facility planning, design, construction, and moving( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four years later : a report on the President's Task Force on Victims of Crime( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Disproportionate minority confinement : 2002 update : summary by Heidi M Hsia( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide for implementing the balanced and restorative justice model : report by Shay Bilchik( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of forensic DNA for officers of the court by United States( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An interactive resource tool to educate and assist prosecutors, defense attorneys, and judges in forensic DNA cases. Course consists of three fifteen modules and covers: biology of DNA, including statistics and population genetics; DNA laboratories, quality assurance in testing, and understanding a laboratory report; forensic databases; victim issues; presentation of DNA evidence at trial; post-conviction DNA cases."--Inside cover CD-ROM
Justice expenditure and employment in the United States( )

in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Converging concerns : criminal justice and health partnerships( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice resource update( )

in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

HIV in prisons and jails( )

in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Associated Subjects
Administrative agencies--Management Administrative agencies--Reorganization AIDS (Disease) Court administration--U.S. states Courts--U.S. states Crime analysis--Data processing Crime laboratories--Design and construction Crime laboratories--Planning Crime prevention Criminal justice, Administration of Criminal justice, Administration of--Costs Discrimination in juvenile justice administration DNA fingerprinting Drinking of alcoholic beverages--Government policy Drug abuse--Prevention Drug abuse--Treatment Drug control Evidence (Law) Expenditures, Public Federal aid to law enforcement agencies Gangs--Research Geographic information systems Government paperwork--Law and legislation Government report writing--Law and legislation HIV-positive persons Indians of North America--Alcohol use--Prevention Information storage and retrieval systems--Criminal investigation Juvenile corrections Juvenile delinquency--Prevention--Evaluation Juvenile delinquency--Research Juvenile justice, Administration of Management National Criminal Justice Reference Service (U.S.) Old age homes Older people--Abuse of Older people--Crimes against Older people--Legal status, laws, etc Older people--Social conditions Prisoners--Diseases Privacy, Right of Problem youth--Services for--Evaluation Substance abuse--Government policy Substance abuse--Prevention Substance abuse--Treatment United States United States.--Bureau of Justice Statistics United States.--Office of Justice Programs United States.--President's Task Force on Victims of Crime Victims of crimes Victims of crimes--Government policy
Alternative Names

controlled identityUnited States. Department of Justice

controlled identityUnited States. Office of Justice Assistance, Research, and Statistics

Office of Justice Programs


United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs

United States. Justice Programs, Office of

United States Office of Justice Programs

USA Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs

Управление программ правосудия




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