(January 2022) This report is the third in a series continuing the Commission’s research of the recidivism of federal offenders. It provides an overview of the recidivism of federal drug trafficking offenders released from incarceration or sentenced to a term of probation in 2010.
- The Commission promulgates guidelines that judges consult when sentencing federal offenders. When the guidelines are amended, a subsequent Guidelines Manual is published.
- In this section, you will find the Commission’s comprehensive archive of yearly amendments and Guidelines Manuals dating back to 1987.