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Drug Offenders in Federal Prison: Estimates of Characteristics Based on Linked Data

Categories: Crime/Justice,Drug Trafficking,Guns,Statistics

http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/dofp12.pdf

Presents a description of drug offenders in federal prison, including criminal history, demographics, gun involvement in the offense, and sentence imposed. Also examines characteristics by type of drug involved and discusses alternative methods for defining drug offenders. From the Bureau of Justice Statistics