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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Julie L. Jones

Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

Community Supervision Releases

General Characteristics of Offender Releases

Type of Offense
Property = 37% (31,554); Drug = 30% (25,239); Violent* = 20% (17,434); Other = 13% (10,689); Data unavailable = 3
Data unavailable = 3

Community Supervision Releases from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016

Category  FY 2015-16
Total Releases 84,919 100.0%
Gender
Males 61,865 72.9%
Females 23,054 27.1%
Race
White 53,683 63.2%
Black 27,321 32.2%
Other 3,908 4.6%
Data Unavailable 7  
Age At Release
17 & Under 55 0.1%
18-24 17,418 20.5%
25-34 30,448 35.9%
35-49 24,573 28.9%
50-59 9,187 10.8%
60+ 3,235 3.8%
Data Unavailable 3  
Prior DC Supervision Commitments
0 44,372 52.2%
1 20,128 23.7%
2 9,259 10.9%
3 4,902 5.8%
4+ 6,258 7.4%
Note: Due to rounding, percentages may not total 100%
Releases Compared Over Five Years
Decreases from 94,171 in 2010-11 to 86,099 in 2014-2015


Type of Offense Number Percent Average Sentence
Length in Years*
Average Age at
Offense
Murder, Manslaughter 499 0.6% 9.4 27.9
Sexual Offenses 1,571 1.8% 7.6 33.2
Robbery 2,325 2.7% 4.5 25.9
Violent Personal Offenses 12,667 14.9% 2.9 33.3
Burglary 8,115 9.6% 3.2 27.5
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 23,711 27.9% 2.6 32.2
Drug Offenses 25,239 29.7% 2.4 31.7
Weapons 2,420 2.9% 2.6 30.4
Other 8,368 9.9% 2.3 35.2
Data Unavailable: 4
* Sentence lengths of 50 years or longer and life are coded as 50 years for calculation of averages.


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