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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 2011-12
Youthful Admissions 1,365 100.0%
Gender
Male 1,322 96.9%
Female 43 3.2%
Race
White 438 32.1%
Black 868 63.6%
Other 59 4.3%
Age at Offense
12 or younger 11 0.8%
13 7 0.5%
14 40 2.9%
15 140 10.3%
16 428 31.4%
17 739 54.1%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 1,050 76.9%
1 286 21.0%
2 23 1.6%
3 2 0.2%
4 4 0.3%

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


Type of Offense
Violent (717) is 52.5% | Property (470) is 34.4% | Drug (73) is 5.4% | Other (105) is 7.7%
* 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 Fiscal Years
Fell from 1,649 in 07-08 to 1,365 in 11-12


Youthful (17 or under) Admissions by Offense Type for FY 2011-12
Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at
Admission
Murder, Manslaughter 95 7.0% 22.0 16.6
Sexual offenses 64 4.7% 10.3 16.5
Robbery 333 24.4% 6.4 16.8
Violent Personal offenses 186 13.6% 4.9 16.8
Burglary 427 31.3% 4.8 17.1
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 72 5.3% 3.0 17.1
Drug offenses 73 5.3% 2.8 17.3
Weapons 52 3.8% 3.6 17.1
Other 63 4.6% 6.7 15.9
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer, life, and death are coded as 50 years for calculations of averages.