Executions in the United States

Executions in 2014

Upcoming Executions

Execution Database - Fully searchable database of all modern era executions


Execution Facts - Modern Era


 

Methods of Execution - Description of each method, with state procedures and numbers of executions by method

Lethal Injection

Clustering of the Death Penalty Execution and sentencing data with prominent counties

Executions by County

States and jurisdictions with no recent executions

Historical Executions: The Espy File - Executions in the United States, 1608-2002, viewable in PDF format

Botched Executions - Incidences of serious problems in the actual execution of inmates since 1976

State Execution Rates (states ranked by per capita execution rate)

Executions per Death Sentence by State (states ranked by the likelihood of a death sentence resulting in an execution)

Those Executed Who Did Not Directly Kill the Victim

Information on Defendants Who Were Executed Since 1976 and Designated as "Volunteers"

"Killing the Willing: 'Volunteers,' Suicide and Competency," by J. Blume, Michigan Law Review, 2005.

State by State database of general information

Execution News and Developments - Current Year

Execution News and Developments - Previous Years

2013  2012  2011  2010  2009  2008  2007  2006  2005  2004-1998 


List of Defendants Executed by Year


1976-1986  1987-1990  1991  1992  1993  1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  2012  2013