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By R. Scott Harnsberger

This reference paintings is a source for these desiring suggestions in finding Texas felony justice information. R. Scott Harnsberger has compiled greater than six hundred entries describing statistical resources for Texas crime; criminals; legislation enforcement; courts and sentencing; grownup and juvenile corrections; capital punishment and dying row; sufferers of crime; driving/boating lower than the impression; site visitors fatalities; substance abuse and therapy; polls and ratings; and monetary subject matters similar to appropriations, sales, charges, and federal reduction. The resources for those information originate basically, yet now not completely, from federal and kingdom of Texas enterprises, forums, bureaus, commissions, and departments. the next sorts of courses are incorporated: annual, biennial, and biannual experiences; experiences issued in sequence; analytic and examine studies; statistical compilations; budgets and different financial files; audits, inspections, and investigations; census guides; polls; projections; ratings; surveys; consistently up to date on-line assets; and datasets. Harnsberger has annotated the entries to supply adequate element to let clients to determine no matter if the indexed assets benefit extra research. extra notes comprise URLs and data in regards to the scope of the printed info; name alterations; comparable guides; and the supply of prior facts, past variants, on-line tables, and datasets.

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Proc. Ann. arts. 408 (Vernon 2006 & Supp. 2010)). Searches can be conducted by name, city, or zip code (the mapping feature allows searches by county or street address). The registry provides the following information: name and known aliases, current address, date of birth, gender, physical description (including photographs), registrations/verifications, risk level, and offense (including the victim’s age and gender, and case disposition). Terrorism •087 Worldwide Incidents Tracking System. ]: National Counterterrorism Center, Office of the Director of National Intelligence [online only, 2004–date].

Maps provide additional data by Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) region. Research Note: Texas is in the Southwest OCDETF region. •036 State & Local Resources. : Drug Policy Information Clearinghouse, Office of National Drug Control Policy, Executive Office of the President [online only]. html> This website features an interactive map that links to regularly updated Profiles of Drug Indicators for states and selected cities (including Austin, Dallas, El Paso, Houston, and San Antonio).

The report also contains maps showing statelevel 2008 statistics (by range) for estimated unauthorized immigrant population (Map 1); share of K–12 students with at least one unauthorized immigrant parent (Map 2); unauthorized immigrant workers as share of labor force (Map 3); share of Mexicans among unauthorized immigrants (Map 4); unauthorized immigrant share of population (Map A1); and unauthorized immigrants as share of foreign born (Map A2). 34â•… •â•… A Guide to Sources of Texas Criminal Justice Statistics Research Note: Earlier editions are available.

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