|(01 Oct 2012)
During the first ten months of fiscal year 2012, there were 11,782 new criminal prosecutions referred by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), according to the latest available data from the Justice Department.
At this pace, the total number of prosecutions for this fiscal year will be 14,138, down 14.4 percent over FY 2011 and the lowest annual level seen for fifteen years.
For more details, including a twenty-year timeline and the top ranked judicial districts for DEA referrals, read the report at:
In addition to this report on the DEA, TRAC continues to offer free, detailed reporting on the enforcement activities of selected government agencies such as DHS, FBI, IRS and ATF. Reports are also available on a range of program categories including drugs, immigration, white collar crime, terrorism and civil rights. For the latest information on prosecutions and convictions through the first ten months of fiscal year 2012, go to:
Even more detailed criminal enforcement information for the period from FY 1986 through July 2012 is available to TRACFED subscribers via the Express and Going Deeper tools. Go to http://tracfed.syr.edu for more information. Customized reports for a specific agency, district, program, lead charge or judge are available via the TRAC Data Interpreter, either as part of a TRACFED subscription or on a per-report basis. Go to http://trac.syr.edu/interpreter to start.
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