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

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Community Supervision Admissions

General Characteristics of Admissions


Category FY 2008-2009
Total Admissions 100,619 100.0%
Gender
Males 74,960 74.5%
Females 25,659 25.5%
Race
White 61,470 61.1%
Black 33,631 33.4%
Other 5,503 5.5%
Data Unavailable 15 0.0%
Age At Admission
17 & Under 786 0.8%
18-24 32,198 32.0%
25-34 29,830 29.6%
35-49 28,522 28.3%
50-59 7,355 7.3%
60+ 1,928 1.9%
Prior DC Supervision Commitments
0 57,716 57.4%
1 21,251 21.1%
2 9,845 9.8%
3 5,167 5.1%
4+ 6,640 6.6%


Type of Offense
Violent = 18,766, 18.6%; Property = 35,609, 35.4%; Drug = 31,584, 31.4%; Other = 14,614, 15.5%;
Data unavailable = 36
* 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
99,616 in 04-05; 103,387 in 05-06; 107,203 in 06-07; 107,861 in 07-08, 100,619 in 08-09;


Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at Offense
Murder, Manslaughter 549 0.5% 7.3 29.4
Sexual offenses 1,534 1.5% 6.2 33.1
Robbery 2,875 2.9% 3.6 25.5
Violent Personal offenses 13,531 13.5% 2.5 32.9
Burglary 9,861 9.8% 2.6 26.8
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 25,748 25.6% 2.3 31.9
Drug offenses 31,584 31.4% 2 31.8
Weapons 2,601 2.6% 2.1 29.1
Other 12,300 12.2% 1.8 34.8

Data Unavailable = 36
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer and life are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.