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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Julie L. Jones

Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

Inmate Population

91.2% of inmates in prison on June 30, 2016 were serving sentences under the 85% law

Offenders who committed their offenses on or after October 1, 1995, are required to serve a minimum of 85% of their court-imposed sentences prior to their release.

On June 30, 2016, 91.2% or 90,416 of all inmates in prison were serving their sentence under this law, meaning they will serve a minimum of 85% of their sentences.

Prison Population Sentenced Under Minimum 85% of Sentence Served Law
as of June 30, Over Five Years
Rose from 89.3% in 2012 to 91.2% in 2016


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