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Definition(s):

  • (n) the agency in the Department of Justice that is the primary source of criminal justice statistics for federal and local policy makers

News

  • Financial Loss Due To Household Burglary Increased From 1994 To 2011

    WASHINGTON, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The median dollar value of items and cash stolen during completed household burglaries increased 54 percent from 1994 to 2011, the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. The median financial loss during completed burglaries in 1994 was $389 (adjusted for inflation), compared to $600 in 2011. The average dollar ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. Regretting that he ever went to the BJS party, Mr. Khurana said: "I made a mistake by joining the BJS as its acting president."
    on Apr 14, 2007 By: Madan Lal Khurana Source: Hindu

  2. "Our fight is not with BJP but with Congress as BJS has already secured 23 per cent votes in the bypolls held in the State, which is a clear indication that we can easily wipe out the ruling party in the State," Bharti told reporters.
    on Oct 12, 2008 By: Uma Bharti Source: Hindu

  3. "BJS has a particular interest in reaching out to the Muslim community. We are trying to make personal contacts and are very interested in pursuing this," said Berman.
    on Oct 1, 2006 By: Howard Berman Source: Boston Globe (registration)

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