Message from Executive Director Jay Neal
In light of recent concerns around the spread of COVID-19 and in the interest of public safety, the Governor’s office has instructed all state agencies to suspend non-essential training, beginning March 12, 2020.
Statistical Data Resources
Justice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA) - JRSA is a national nonprofit organization of state Statistical Analysis Center (SAC) directors and other researchers and practitioners throughout government, academia, and criminal justice organizations. JRSA conducts and publishes policy-relevant research on justice issues, provides training and technical assistance and maintains a clearinghouse of state criminal justice activities.
Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) - The United States primary source for criminal justice statistics.
The Bureau of Justice Assistance Center for Program Evaluation and Performance Measurement - The BJA Center for Program Evaluation and Performance Measurement is funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to maintain a user-friendly online evaluation and performance measurement tool designed to assist state and local criminal justice planners, practitioners, State Administrative Agencies, researchers, and evaluators in conducting evaluations and developing program performance measures that will address the effectiveness and efficiency of their projects.
Bureau of Justice Statistics: Sourcebook of Criminal Justice - The Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics brings together data from more than 100 sources about many aspects of criminal justice in the United States. These data are displayed in over 1,000 tables. The site if updated regulary as new statistics become available. The Sourcebook is supported by the U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics.
The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) - The NIC is an agency within the U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons. NIC provides training, technical assistance, information services, and policy/program development assistance to federal, state, and local corrections agencies.
National Criminal Justice Reference Services - NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.
National Consortium for Justice Information and Statistics Research - The online resource for justice and public safety decision makers.
Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) - ICPSR provides leadership and training in data access, curation, and methods of analysis for a diverse and expanding social science research community.
U.S. Census Bureau
Information on how to get the most out of the Census.gov website: http://backgroundchecks.org/us-census-guide-how-to-get-the-most-out-of-census-gov.html
National Institute of Justice
Georgia Bureau of Investigation Sex Offender Registry
Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Statistics
Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Resource Library
Georgia Department of Corrections
Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice Clearinghouse
Georgia GIS Clearinghouse