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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Julie L. Jones

Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

Inmate Releases and Time Served

General Characteristics of Releases

Type of Offense
Violent* = 30.6% (10,067); Property = 32.0% (10,542); Drug = 25.1% (8,253); Other = 12.3% (4,058)

*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 exists that individual criminal acts could have resulted in unintended physical harm or the threat of physical harm.



General Characteristics of Prison Releases
Category FY 2013-14
Total Releases 32,921 100.0%
Gender
Male 29,065 88.3%
Female 3,856 11.7%
Race
White 17,356 52.7%
Black 14,353 43.6%
Other 1,212 3.7%
Age at Release
17 & Under 18 0.1%
18-24 5,324 16.2%
25-34 11,644 35.4%
35-49 10,871 33.0%
50-59 4,038 12.3%
60+ 1,026 3.0%
Prior DC Prison Commitments
0 17,542 53.3%
1 7,196 21.9%
2 3,522 10.7%
3 1,961 6.0%
4+ 2,689 8.1%
Data Unavailable 11  

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


Release by Offense Type for FY 2013-14
Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years
Average Age at Release
Murder, Manslaughter 747 2.3% 18.8 44.1
Sexual Offenses 1,635 5.0% 9.6 42.2
Robbery 2,716 8.3% 7.3 32.8
Violent Personal Offenses 4,581 13.9% 4.0 36.4
Burglary 5,682 17.3% 4.3 33.0
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 5,221 15.9% 3.0 36.9
Drug Offenses 8,253 25.0% 3.2 36.9
Weapons 1,488 4.5% 3.0 33.5
Other 2,598 7.9% 4.4 39.4


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