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Capital Punishment, 2012: Statistical Tables

Categories: Births/Deaths,Crime/Justice,Statistics

http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/cp12st.pdf

Reports that 35 states and the Federal Bureau of Prisons held 3,033 inmates under sentence of death at yearend 2012.  These tables present characteristics of persons under sentence of death and number of persons executed in 2012.  Also includes methods of execution.  From the Bureau of Justice Statistics