PLANNING AGENCY Criminal Justice Program An Inventory of Its Published Records and Reports

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1 MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY Minnesota State Archives PLANNING AGENCY Criminal Justice Program An Inventory of Its Published Records and Reports OVERVIEW OF THE RECORDS Agency: Criminal Justice Program (Minn.). Series Title: Dates: Quantity: 0.4 cu. ft. (partial box). : ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAM The Minnesota Criminal Justice Program, a section of the state s Planning Agency, is one of fifty-two Statistical Analysis Centers across the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Mariana Islands funded by the federal Bureau of Justice Statistics. The program s mission is to collect and analyze data relating to crime and the justice system, provide accurate information and analysis on emerging and critical issues, and support informed policy decisions through long-range planning. The program succeeded the Crime Control Planning Board in 1981 [Laws 1981 c356] and has been known by several names, including the Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center, Criminal Justice Center, and Criminal Justice Statistics Center. Effective August 1, 2003, the program was transferred to the Public Safety Department [Laws 1st Sp. Sess c2 art4 sec5-6]. SCOPE AND CONTENTS OF THE RECORDS The records include reports with information on juvenile justice, serious offenders, sexual abuse, and the state s jails.

2 p. 2 RELATED MATERIALS For predecessor publications, see the Crime Control Planning Board published records (cataloged separately). INDEX TERMS This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the Minnesota Historical Society. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings. Topics: Crime analysis--minnesota. Criminal justice, Administration of--minnesota. Criminal statistics--minnesota. Information storage and retrieval systems--criminal justice--minnesota. Jails--Minnesota. Juvenile justice, Administration of--minnesota. Sex crimes--minnesota. Organizations: Minnesota Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center. Minnesota Planning (Agency). Criminal Justice Center. Minnesota Planning (Agency). Criminal Justice Statistical Center. ADMINISTRATIVE INFORMATION Preferred Citation: [Indicate the cited volume and page or folder and title here]. Criminal Justice Program (Minn.). Published Records and Reports. Minnesota Historical Society. State Archives. See the Chicago Manual of Style for additional examples. Accession Information: Accession number(s): ; ; Processing Information: Catalog ID No.:

3 p. 3 DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION Note to Researchers: To request materials, please note both the location and box numbers shown below. Order, Order! Free Publications from Minnesota's Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center; What Can I Do to Prevent Harm to Children: A Resource Guide for Mandated Reporters, [undated]. 2 items in folder. CDS [Comprehensive Data Systems] Action Plan, Status Report, June The Serious Juvenile Offender: A Summary of the Issues, January Final Report: Governor s Task Force on Juvenile Justice, November Impact of Juvenile Reference in Minnesota, February Repairing the Damage: A Juvenile Restitution Guide, April Just Desserts: What Happens to Minnesota s Serious Offenders?, September Out of the House: Report on the Substitute Placement of Juveniles, November Out of the House: Report on the Substitute Placement of Juveniles, Executive Summary, November Sexual Abuse in the Family: Minnesota s Response, Revised January Statewide Jail Report Summary, January Prepared by the Minnesota Department of Corrections, reprinted by the Minnesota Directions: How Today s Juvenile Justice Trends Have Affected Policy, October Firm Convictions: Trends and Issues in Prosecution and Sentencing of Minnesota Felons, November Minnesota 2010: County Arrest and Conviction Projections; Minnesota 2010: A Projection of Arrests and Convictions, items in folder. Family Violence Issue Package, October 1986.

4 p. 4 Alternatives to Jail and Prison: Criminal Justice Issue Package, [ca. 1987]. Contents dated Family Violence Issue Package, Sentencing Effectiveness in Preventing Crime, Victims of Violent Crimes, Violent and Chronic Juvenile Crime, Existing Sentencing Alternatives in Minnesota Counties..., March Photocopy. Grants and Assistance for Community Service Programs, October Evaluation of the Mandatory Minimum Sentence for Habitual Drunken Drivers: A Report to the Minnesota Legislature, December Photocopy; by Stephen Coleman, PhD. Criminal Justice Illustrated, January Narcotics Enforcement Task Force Reporting Manual, May Office of Drug Policy, Department of Public Safety. Minnesota Convicted Gross Misdemeanor Cases , October Criminal Justice Illustrated, December Crime and Arrests At-a-Glance, Minnesota and Nation , May Minnesota Felony and Gross Misdemeanor Arrests At-a-Glance, May Minnesota Gross Misdemeanor Arrests Leading to Conviction , May Narcotic Task Force Program 1990, August Minnesota 1990 Narcotic Task Force Survey, November Minnesota 1990 Chemical Dependency Assessment and Treatment For Local Offenders At-a-Glance, January 1992.

5 p. 5 Treatment Programs for Local Offenders: Survey of Probation Officers, Parole Officers and Corrections Officials, April Minnesota DWI Laws At-a-Glance, June Minnesota Narcotic Task Force Program, 1991 Report, July Troubling Perceptions: 1993 Minnesota Crime Survey, January Justice Trends and Projections in Minnesota, March 23, Judging by the Data, Offenders in Minnesota s Juvenile Courts, June Gun Points 1997: Firearm Forfeitures in Minnesota, July 1998.

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