Deviance, Control, and Official Statistics



Bureau of Justice Statistics National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS)
FBI Uniform Crime Reports
Kitsuse & Cicourel “A Note on the Uses of Official Statistics,” Social Problems 11:131-139.
Savage, Charlie. 2012. U.S. to Expand Its Definition of Rape in Statistics. New York Times January 6, 2012
Starr, Paul. 1987. "The Sociology of Official Statistics," pp. 7-57 in Alonso,William and Paul Starr. 1987. The Politics of numbers.
Stockwell, Edward G. 1965."Some Problems concerning the Use of Official Statistics in Sociological Research." The Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly Vol. 43, No. 1 (Jan., 1965), pp. 10-16 (JSTOR)

"Unofficial" Official Statistics and Crime
Wikipedia. Official Statistics