Supervision Releases by Category in FY 2001-02 (Total 95,907)
Number Released from Community Supervision Over Last Five Years
The number of offenders released from supervision has increased in the last five years, from 90,299 in FY 1997-98 to 95,907 in FY 2001-02.
Many (50.1%) offenders were released from community supervision through satisfaction of their sentences. Another 30.2% were released due to technical violations to their terms of supervision. Technical violations can result in a prison sentence, another supervision sentence or other sanctions.