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Rick Scott, Governor
Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Inmate Admissions

Inmate Profiles

The Typical Male Offender
  • Percent of All Admissions (91.6%)
  • Is Black (52.2%)
  • Is 29 or Younger (51.2%)
  • Was Convicted of:
    • Sale/Manufacture of Drugs (12.8%)
    • Burglary of a Dwelling (9.2%)
    • Robbery with Weapon (6.8%)
  • Has a Prison Sentence of 3 Years or Less (53.1%)
  • Was Convicted In:
    • Broward County (14.1%)
    • Dade County (11.0%)
    • Hillsborough County (9.3%)
The Typical Female Offender
  • Percent of All Admissions (8.4%)
  • Is Black (52.5%)
  • Is 34 or Younger (65.5%)
  • Was Convicted of:
    • Sale/Manufacture of Drugs (17.3%)
    • Possession of Drugs (14.7%)
    • Grand Theft (7.6%)
  • Has a Prison Sentence of 3 Years or Less (68.3%)
  • Was Convicted In:
    • Broward County (16.5%)
    • Hillsborough County (12.5%)
    • Dade County (8.7%)

PROFILES
of Inmates Admitted
During FY 1995-96

The Typical New Admission
  • Is Male (91.6%)
  • Is Black (52.2%)
  • Is 29 or Younger (50.3%)
  • Was Convicted of:
    • Sale/Manufacture of Drugs (13.2%)
    • Burglary of a Dwelling (9.0%)
    • Robbery with Weapon (6.5%)
  • Has a Prison Sentence of 3 Years or Less (54.4%)
  • Was Convicted In:
    • Broward County (14.3%)
    • Dade County (10.8%)
    • Hillsborough County (9.5%)
The Typical Drug Offender
  • Percent of All Admissions (22.9%)
  • Is Black (71.7%)
  • Is 34 or Younger (62.6%)
  • Was Convicted of:
    • Sale/Manufacture of Drugs (57.6%)
    • Possession of Drugs (27.3%)
    • Trafficking in Drugs (15.2%)
  • Has a Prison Sentence of 2 Years or Less (51.5%)
  • Was Convicted In:
    • Broward County (21.0%)
    • Hillsborough County (10.2%)
    • Dade County (9.6%)
The Typical Habitual Offender
  • Percent of All Admissions (11.9%)
  • Is Black (68.4%)
  • Is 34 or Younger (64.5%)
  • Was Convicted of:
    • Sale/Manufacture of Drugs (14.1%)
    • Burglary of a Dwelling (13.2%)
    • Burglary of a Structure (10.2%)
  • Has a Prison Sentence of More than 9 Years (50.1%)
  • Was Convicted In:
    • Dade County (23.0%)
    • Duval County (14.0%)
    • Hillsborough County (10.2%)