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Scholarly Resources:

National Criminal Justice Reference Center (NCJRS) – Carjacking Resources.
Government clearinghouse provides links to full text research reports on the topic of

Robbery Victims. A Bureau of Justice Statistics report that surveys robbery victims:

Guns and Crime: handgun victimization, firearm self-defense, and firearm theft.
Bureau of Justice Statistics report on gun-related crime, including the theft of

Bank Robbery Working Group Report. U.S. Sentencing Commission report on bank

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, 2001. Provides information on bank
robbery statutes, victims, and offenders from 1985-2000:

Robbery at automated teller machines. U.S. Department of Justice report on ATM

Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 1999 National Report. United States Department of
Justice, The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention:

Robbery Cases in Juvenile Court, 1989-1998. United States Department of Justice,
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention:

Criminal Victimization in the United States Annual Bureau of Justice Statistics survey
of crime victims. Summary statistical tables and links to most recent editions of the
report. Includes data on robbery:
Crime in the United States. Federal Bureau of Investigations’ website for the Uniform
Crime Reports; includes data on robbery. Links provided to recent editions of the

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics. Bureau of Justice Statistics funded project
serves as a comprehensive reference guide on all forms of crime; most recent robbery
data included:

Violence-Related Injuries Treated in Hospital Emergency Departments. Bureau of
Justice Statistics study that uses data from the Consumer Product Safety
Commission's National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS) program to
document annually the violence-related injuries treated in hospital emergency
departments. Data on robbery included:

Substance Abuse and Treatment, State and Federal Prisoners, 1997. Bureau of
Justice Statistics report that surveys inmates about their substance use levels at the
time of their crimes. Data on robbery offenders included:

Recidivism studies – Bureau of Justice Statistics reports that track criminal
involvement in persons released from prison. Includes data on recidivism among
robbery offenders:

       Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 1983:

       Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 1994:

Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 1998. Bureau of Justice Statistics report
documenting the adjudication process of felony defendants in urban areas. Data on
robbery defendants included:

Prison Sentences and Time Served for Violence. Bureau of Justice Statistics report
detailing state-level sentencing practices; robbery offenders included:

Sentencing Reports – Ongoing Bureau of Justice Statistics initiative that provides up-
to-date data on sentencing practices. Data on robbery included:

        State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons, 1996:
       State Court Sentencing of Convicted Felons, 1998:

Informational Websites:

National Center for Victims of Crimes: Robbery Victimization. A resource guide
providing information about the demographics of robbery and how to prevent it:

National Crime Prevention Council. Government clearinghouse on crime prevention
strategies. Includes resources on a host of topics:

Crime Reduction – Toolkits – Robbery. Crime prevention handbook provided by the
National Crime Prevention Council to help protect yourself against robbery:

Communities Against Violence Network – Resource Page. A private, international
network of experts and advocates dedicated to helping communities fight crime:

The Center for Victims of Violent Crime. State-funded organization dedicated to
helping victims and communities heal from violent crime:

Court TV – Recent Criminal and Civil Trials. Website of the cable television station
tracks high profile murder cases: Journalistic website dedicated to reporting on noteworthy crime and
justice stories:

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