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Prosecution of Felony Arrests, 1986: Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Portland, St. Louis, and Washington, DC

Version
v0
Resource Type
Dataset : event/transaction data
Creator
  • Boland, Barbara (Abt Associates)
Other Title
  • Archival Version (Subtitle)
Publication Date
1989-09-26
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Language
English
Free Keywords
arrest records; case processing; court cases; courts; disposition (legal); felony offenses; prosecuting attorneys; sentencing
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection represents the sixth in a series of statistical reports sponsored by the Bureau of Justice Statistics. The purpose of the series is to provide statistical information on how prosecutors and the courts dispose of criminal cases involving adults arrested for felony crimes. With this purpose in mind, information was collected on items such as an individual's arrest date, sentencing date, court charge, and case disposition.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS0: Study-Level Files
    • DS1: Indianapolis
    • DS2: Los Angeles
    • DS3: New Orleans
    • DS4: Portland
    • DS5: St. Louis
    • DS6: Washington, DC
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1986
  • Collection date: 1986
Geographic Coverage
  • California
  • District of Columbia
  • Indiana
  • Indianapolis
  • Los Angeles
  • Louisiana
  • Missouri
  • New Orleans
  • Oregon
  • Portland (Oregon)
  • St. Louis
  • United States
Sampled Universe
All felony arrests disposed in 1986 in Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Portland, St. Louis, and Washington, DC.
Collection Mode
  • This study was conducted by Abt Associates.

Note
2006-03-30 File CB9094.ALL.PDF was removed from any previous datasets and flagged as a study-level file, so that it will accompany all downloads.2005-11-04 On 2005-03-14 new files were added to one or more datasets. These files included additional setup files as well as one or more of the following: SAS program, SAS transport, SPSS portable, and Stata system files. The metadata record was revised 2005-11-04 to reflect these additions.2004-03-22 The data were converted from card image to logical record length format. The documentation and SPSS data definition statements were updated to reflect the new format and SAS data definition statements were prepared. Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Availability
Delivery
This version of the study is no longer available on the web. If you need to acquire this version of the data, you have to contact ICPSR User Support (help@icpsr.umich.edu).
Alternative Identifiers
  • 9094 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Relations
  • Is previous version of
    DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR09094.v1
Publications
  • Kurki, Leena. Restorative and community justice in the United States. Crime and Justice: A Review of Research.Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2000.
  • Boland, Barbara, et al. The Prosecution of Felony Arrests, 1986. Washington, DC: United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 1989.

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 10 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

Boland, Barbara (1989): Prosecution of Felony Arrests, 1986: Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Portland, St. Louis, and Washington, DC. Archival Version. Version: v0. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09094