Probation is the single largest category of community supervision, comprising 72.9% of all offenders on supervision. Almost two-thirds (62.7%) of those on community supervision on June 30, 2008 for probation had no prior commitments to either state prison in Florida or state supervision in Florida.
Drug Offender Probation:
Of those offenders on Drug Offender probation on June 30, 2008, slightly more offenders had no prior commitments (47.0%) than those who had prior supervision only commitments (37.4%).
Community Control: 10,297
Of the offenders on community control on June
30, 2008 41.6% had prior commitments of the
supervision type only, and also 41.6% had no prior
supervision or prior Florida state prison commitments.