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*******PUBLICATION ADVISORY*******

HIV IN PRISONS, 2007-08 UPDATED

WASHINGTON - The Department of Justice's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has updated HIV in Prisons, 2007-08 (NCJ 228307) based on new data recently reported. The revised report and press release are available at http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=1747.

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The Office of Justice Programs (OJP), headed by Assistant Attorney General Laurie O. Robinson, provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims. OJP has seven components: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; the Community Capacity Development Office, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking. More information about OJP can be found at http://www.ojp.gov.