This is the major general encyclopedia for the criminal justice field. It includes 250 essays on the causes of crime, criminal behavior, crime prevention, institutions of criminal justice, and criminal law.
As the "information clearinghouse" of the U.S. Department of Justice, National Criminal Justice Reference Service offers here fulltext reports and studies on criminal justice topics, NCJRS catalog, conference and grants information, listservs, calendar of events and links to numerous criminal justice sites.
Includes criminal justice data, missing children, most wanted list, products and services for criminal justice professionals, recent laws, publications, and extensive links to other criminal justice resources.
In addition to information on academics, faculty, and jobs, this homepage includes links to many criminal justice sites.
Vera is an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit center for justice policy and practice. It conducts projects and research on a variety of criminal justice topics.
Access to United Nations documents and standards, statistical sources, laws and treaties, country information and Institutes of the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme Network