BJS TO RELEASE CONTACTS BETWEEN POLICE AND THE PUBLIC, 2015
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Statistics will issue a press release and report, Contacts Between Police and the Public, 2015, EMBARGOED UNTIL THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2018, 8 A.M. ET. The report presents data on the nature and frequency of contact between police and U.S. residents. Findings are based on data from BJS’s 2015 Police-Public Contact Survey, a supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey.
MEDIA COORDINATING INSTRUCTIONS: To access the embargoed press release and the full report now available on the BJS website, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must type POLICE in the subject line to receive a user ID and password. Following publication, the report and press release can be found at www.bjs.gov.