The Office of Justice Programs (OJP) provides innovative leadership to federal, state, local, and tribal justice systems, by disseminating state-of-the art knowledge and practices across America, and providing grants for the implementation of these crime fighting strategies.
Empirical Legal Studies uses data analysis to study the legal system, and is comprised of the body of scholarly research in this field, the methods employed to conduct this research, and the application of this research. This guide is a reference for all three iterations of Empirical Legal Studies: form, process, and function.
Resources for empirical legal research including information on data sets and statistical packages. Includes links to statistics sources arranged by topic, including Banking; Courts, Judges & Lawyers; Crime & Criminal Justice; Economics, Business & Finance; Environment; Health; Immigration; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment.