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Felony Sentences in State Courts, 1994

NCJ Number
Date Published
January 1997
16 pages
Publication Series
This report presents data on felony sentences in State courts for 1994.

Presents data from a nationally representative survey of 300 counties on national conviction and sentencing statistics, reporting that in 1994 about 872,000 men and women were convicted of a felony in State courts, down from about 890,000 in 1992. Sentences for the 872,000 were: 45% prison, 26% jail, 29% probation. This BJS Bulletin reports on 11 offense categories in 17 tables and includes demographic information (sex, race, age) on adults convicted of a felony in 1994.

Date Published: January 1, 1997