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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Community Supervision Admissions

General Characteristics of Admissions


Category FY 2007-08
TOTAL ADMISSIONS 107,861 100.0%
Gender
Male 80,997 75.1%
Female 26,864 24.9%
Race
White 65,199 60.4%
Black 36,483 33.8%
Other 6,163 5.7%
Unknown 16  
Age at Admission
17 & Under 821 0.8%
18-24 33,811 31.3%
25-34 31,790 29.5%
35-49 32,186 29.8%
50-59 7,442 6.9%
60+ 1,808 1.7%
Data Unavailable 3
Prior DC Supervision Commitments
0 61,649 57.2%
1 22,898 21.2%
2 10,455 9.7%
3 5,703 5.3%
4+ 7,156 6.6%


Type of Offense
Violent = 19,730, 18.3%; Property = 35,288, 32.7%; Drug = 34,099, 31.6%; Other = 18,700, 17.4%;
Data unavailable = 44
* One of the following conditions must occur for a crime to be defined as violent under this definition: actual physical harm or threat of physical harm; or a reasonable probability existed that individual criminal acts could have resulted in unintended physical harm or the threat of physical harm.


Admissions Compared Over Five Years
100,557 in 03-04; 99,616 in 04-05; 103,387 in 05-06; 107,203 in 06-07; 107,861 in 07-08

Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length In Years*
Average Age
at Offense
Murder, Manslaughter 558 0.5% 7.5 29.0
Sexual offenses 1,627 1.5% 6.0 32.4
Robbery 2,652 2.5% 3.6 25.5
Violent Personal offenses 14,085 13.1% 2.5 32.5
Burglary 9,696 9.0% 2.6 26.9
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 26,067 24.2% 2.3 31.5
Drug offenses 34,099 31.6% 2.0 31.8
Weapons 2,473 2.3% 2.1 29.4
Other 16,560 15.3% 1.9 34.2

Data Unavailable = 44
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer and life are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.