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Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice Resources Online

Criminal Justice Resources  serves as a selective clearinghouse of evaluative information on 150 programs in criminal justice, crime victim services, and juvenile justice. Contributing agencies include the National Institute of Justice and the Bureau of Justice Statistics.  


FBI Records: The Vault  is a new electronic reading room, containing more than 3,000 documents scanned from paper into digital copies.










Breaking News


Corrections News : National Institute of Corrections

Council of State Government's Stateline News : Picks up news topics on various issues such as crime and courts.

The Crime Report : A unique news and multimedia information and networking resource for the changing contemporary world of crime and justice. Designed for those who want to probe beyond the daily crime headlines and political rhetoric, it is the nation’s only comprehensive guide to all facets of the criminal justice system. The Crime Report (TCR) is independent and non-partisan, and it advances no single view or approach – except to promote informed discussion and debate. It is a collaborative effort by two national organizations that focus on encouraging quality criminal justice reporting: The Center on Media, Crime and Justice, the nation’s leading practice-oriented think tank on crime and justice reporting and Criminal Justice Journalists, the nation’s only membership organization of crime-beat journalists.

Criminological Highlights (University of Toronto)

Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report : Daily reports digest material related to homeland security including energy sector, banking and finance sector, transportation sector, food sector, public health sector, and IT sector. Courtesy of the Department of Homeland Security, Information Analysis and Infrastructure Protection.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement

FBI Pressroom : Includes field news, press releases, major speeches radio transcripts and congressional statements

The Injustice Line : Is there justice in America? Are blacks incarcerated at a rate of over eight times the rate for whites? Does Congress "routinely violate the Constitution"? In Saginaw County, Michigan, are life sentences handed out like popcorn? From attorney James S. Lawrence, here's a benchload of news and updates on "injustices committed by the government, especially those arising from the court system."

MSNBC Crime and Punishment Page

NCJRS Recent Reports : A selection of the most newsworthy breaking reports from NCJRS.

Officer.Com : Police News, Forums, Links, and More : Excellent compilation of web links courtesy of James Meredith, a Boston Police Officer. Includes breaking news items. : Police and Law Enforcement Portal : In addition to news feeds, this web page provides a wide variety of policy and law enforcement information. Includes chat, online forums, grant information, and a whole lot more.

Prison Watch Network International Blog

Security Daily News Service : Sponsored by Security and SDM, this site provides access to the top security news stories from hundreds of newspapers, magazines, and wire services.

Stateline.Org : Criminal Justice News : In addition to breaking events at the state level, this web page provides the ability to choose Criminal Justice as an Issue focus.

Weekly Newsletter of Homeland Security : Current news items provided by the ANSER Institute of Homeland Security.