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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Inmate Admissions

General Characteristics of FY 1995-96 Prison Admissions

TOTAL ADMISSIONS 20,934 100.00%
Gender    
Male 19,178 91.60%
Female 1,756 8.40%
Race    
White 9,697 46.30%
Black 10,925 52.20%
Other 312 1.50%
Ethnicity    
Non Hispanic 19,174 91.60%
Hispanic 1,760 8.40%
Age    
17 & Under 814 3.90%
18-24 6,006 28.70%
25-34 7,570 36.20%
35-49 5,750 27.50%
50-59 596 2.80%
60+ 207 0.90%
Average Age at Admission: 30.4 Years


Top 5 Counties of Admission    
Broward 2,997 14.30%
Dade 2,268 10.80%
Hillsborough 1,995 9.50%
Pinellas 1,418 6.80%
Duval 1,129 5.40%
All Other Counties 11,127 53.20%
Prior DC Prison Commitments    
0 11,240 53.70%
1 4,295 20.50%
2 2,478 11.80%
3 1,522 7.30%
4+ 1,399 6.70%


Average Sentence Length and Age By Offense Type (In Years)

  Sentence Age
Violent 9.1 29.6
Property 4.0 29.7
Drug 3.2 32.1
Other 3.5 32.2
 
Murder/Manslaughter 21.9 29.4
Sexual Offenses 11.0 35.0
Robbery 7.3 25.5
Violent Personal Offenses 4.4 30.2
Burglary 4.7 28.4
Theft/Forgery/Fraud 3.0 31.7
Drug Offenses 3.1 32.1
Weapons 3.6 29.8
Other Offenses 3.5 33.4