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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 192265     Find in a Library
Title: Summary of State Sex Offender Registries, 2001
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Author(s): Devon B. Adams
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 03/2002
Page Count: 12
  Annotation: This factsheet updates the original Summary of State Sex Offender Registries: Automation and Operation 1998.
Abstract: It summarizes information on the status of sex offender registries in the 50 States and the District of Columbia as they operated in February 2001. Information is presented on the organizational location of the State registries; number of offenders in the registries; their level of automation and capability to receive, store, and transmit fingerprints; whether DNA samples are included in registration procedures; and community notification procedures including use of the Internet to post information on registered offenders. Appended tables
Main Term(s): Offender statistics
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations ; Criminal justice information systems ; Sex offenders ; State-by-state analyses ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; Sex Offender Registration/Registries
Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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United States of America

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United States of America
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Country: United States of America
Language: English
Note: BJS Fact Sheet
   
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