Resource: Federal Justice Statistics Program 2020-2021 Datasets

The BJA released 35 datasets from the Federal Justice Statistics Program (FJSP) for 2020 and 2021 through the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data. The FJSP covers the following seven stages of federal criminal case processing: 

  1. Arrest: the arrest of a suspect by a federal law enforcement agency. 

  1. Prosecution: the investigation of criminal matters. 

  1. Pretrial release: the release and detention of defendants before adjudication. 

  1. Adjudication: criminal court proceedings through case disposition. 

  1. Sentencing: sentences imposed on convicted defendants. 

  1. Appeals: cases filed and terminated on appeal. 

  1. Corrections: offenders under supervision (i.e., probation, supervised release, or parole) and offenders in prison.  

Learn more.