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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 Releases

General Characteristics Offender Releases

Type of Offense
Property = 34.% (33,703); Drug = 32.4% (32,154); Violent* = 18.4% (18,211); Other = 15.2% (15,115)
* 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.

Category FY 2009-10
Total Releases 99,183 100.0%
Gender
Males 74,388 75.0%
Females 24,795 25.0%
Race
White 60,682 61.2%
Black 33,062 33.3%
Other 5,429 5.5%
Data Unavailable 10 0.0%
Age At Release
17 & Under 193 0.2%
18-24 25,786 26.0%
25-34 31,595 31.8%
35-49 29,823 30.1%
50-59 9,099 9.2%
60+ 2,686 2.7%
Prior DC Supervision Commitments
0 53,867 54.3%
1 23,209 23.4%
2 10,226 10.3%
3 5,337 5.4%
4+ 6,544 6.6%


Releases Compared Over Five Years
Decreases from 103,863 in 20034-05 to 103,392 in 2008-2009


Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence Length
in Years*
Average Age at Offense
Murder, Manslaughter 527 0.5% 9.7 28.8
Sexual offenses 1,675 1.7% 7.3 32.8
Robbery 2,470 2.5% 4.2 24.9
Violent Personal offenses 13,278 13.4% 2.8 32.0
Burglary 9,264 9.3% 2.9 26.4
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 24,439 24.6% 2.5 30.8
Drug offenses 32,153 32.4% 2.3 31.1
Weapons 2,537 2.5% 2.4 28.6
Other 12,840 12.9% 2.1 34.0
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer and life are coded as 50 years for calculation of averages.