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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

COMMUNITY SUPERVISION RELEASES

Community Supervision Releases
in FY 1999-00

TOTAL RELEASES
94,765
100.0%
Gender
 
 
Male
74,179
78.3%
Female
20,586
21.7%
Race
 
 
White
57,405
60.6%
Black
35,687
37.7%
Other
1,665
1.8%
Data Unavailable
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Age when Released
 
 
17 & Under
178
0.2%
18-24
23,135
24.4%
25-34
30,771
32.5%
35-49
33,895
35.8%
50-59
5,012
5.3%
60+
1,769
1.9%
Data Unavailable
5
 
Prior DC Prison Commitments
 
 
0
89,666
94.6%
1
2,001
2.1%
2
1,406
1.5%
3
861
0.9%
4+
831
0.9%

Type of Offense

Chart:  Violent (22.2%), Property (33.7%), Drug (33.0%) Other (11.0%)
Data Unavailable: 23

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


Community Supervision Releases Over Five Years

Chart:  Rose from 88,022 in 95-96 to 94,765 in 99-00

 

Type of Offense
Number
Percent
Average Sentence Length In Years*
Average Age at Offense
Murder, Manslaughter
633
0.7%
7.4 years
31.4
Sexual offenses
2,548
2.7%
6.2 years
34.7
Robbery
2,945
3.1%
4.1 years
26.5
Violent Personal offenses
13,774
14.5%
2.6 years
32.8
Burglary
9,239
9.7%
3.1 years
27.0
Theft/Forgery/Fraud
23,147
24.4%
2.6 years
30.9
Drug offenses
31,295
33.0%
2.3 years
32.0
Weapons
2,944
3.1%
2.4 years
31.5
Other
8,217
8.7%
2.1 years
34.0
Data Unavailable
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* Sentence lengths of life are not used in calculations of averages.