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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Admissions

Youthful (17 or under at offense) Admissions

Category FY 2010-11
Youthful Admissions 1,592 100.0%
Gender
Male 1,530 96.1%
Female 62 3.9%
Race
White 485 30.5%
Black 1,048 65.8%
Other 59 3.7%
Age at Admission
12 or younger 11 0.7%
13 10 0.6%
14 47 3.0%
15 153 9.6%
16 466 29.3%
17 905 56.8%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 1,293 81.2%
1 277 17.4%
2 21 1.3%
3 1 0.1%

Note: Due to rounding, percentages may not add up to 100%.


Type of Offense
Violent (853) is 53.6% | Property (504) is 31.7% | Drug (107) is 6.7% | Other (128) is 8.0%
* 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.

 

Youthful (17 or under) Admissions Over Five Years
Rose from 1,266 in 05-06 to 1,817 in 09-10


Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at
Admission
Murder, Manslaughter 112 7.0% 25.4 16.8
Sexual offenses 72 4.5% 10.5 16.4
Robbery 398 25.0% 6.4 16.8
Violent Personal offenses 225 14.1% 5.3 17.0
Burglary 453 28.5% 4.4 17.1
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 77 4.9% 2.4 17.3
Drug offenses 107 6.7% 3.0 17.2
Weapons 87 5.5% 3.1 17.0
Other 61 3.8% 4.4 16.0
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer, life, and death are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.