Creator

Date Original

1921-1922

Description

This document details statistical reports gathered by the Prosecuting Attorneys of the State of Arkansas of felony cases for 1921-1922. It names the crime that was committed, the number indicted, number convicted, acquitted, years of imprisonment, life sentences, and death sentences, divided by race.

Biographical/Historical Note

In the United States, the state of New York began collecting criminal statistics in 1829 that were gathered by the states’ attorneys or clerks of the criminal courts. Arkansas followed this example by documenting the different types of crime and the people who committed those crimes.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0174.0001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Arkansas criminal statistics, SMC.0174.0001

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Arkansas criminal statistics, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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