The data sets described on this site cover a range of topics including: the characteristics of violent juvenile offenders, student victimization at school, sexual activity, and substance use. Data sources include official records and self-report data from surveys.
We regularly publish or contribute to a series of statistical crime reports and publications, detailing specific offenses and outlining trends that can help you better understand crime threats both nationally and locally.
Facilitates research in criminal justice and criminology through the preservation, enhancement, and sharing of computerized data resources, and through the production of original research based on archived data.
NCJRS offers extensive reference and referral services to help you find answers to your questions about crime and justice-related research, policy, and practice. Access information related to juvenile and criminal justice, victim assistance, substance abuse, and NCJRS services.