Administration of Justice

Department of Statistics - Jordan in Figures
      www.dos.gov.jo/dos_home_e/main/index.htm

Includes numbers and graphs for decided cases for Sharia and appeal courts, as well as general crime broken down by region.


Human Rights

Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Jordan
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, to the U.S. Congress. The law provides that the Secretary of State shall transmit a "full and complete report regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights, within the meaning of subsection (A) in countries that receive assistance under this part, and (B) in all other foreign countries which are members of the United Nations and which are not otherwise the subject of a human rights report under this Act." Reports on several countries are included that do not fall into the categories established by these statutes and that thus are not covered by the congressional requirement. The reports cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Univeral Declaration of Human Rights. (website).

Annual Reports to Congress on International Religious Freedom - Jordan

These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Jordan, government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations, and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world. It is submitted in compliance with the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998.


Research & Statistics

Department of Statistics - Jordan in Figures

These annual reports contains sections on security and justice, including decided cases and general crimes.