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

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Escape Rates Per 1,000 Inmates

All Facilities
(FY 1989-1990 to FY 2002-2003)
Fiscal Year Number of
Escapes
Average
Inmate
Population*
Escapes Per
1,000 Inmates
1989-90 1,064 40,396 26.34
1990-91 289 44,483 6.50
1991-92 211 46,622 4.53
1992-93 227 48,808 4.65
1993-94 324 53,594 6.05
1994-95 308 59,022 5.22
1995-96 276 63,163 4.37
1996-97 191 64,242 2.97
1997-98 163 65,234 2.50
1998-99 160 67,227 2.38
1999-00 87 69,782 1.25
2000-01 97 71,476 1.36
2001-02 63 72,485 0.87
2002-03 75 75,162 1.00

Correctional Institutions
(FY 1993-1994 to FY 2002-2003)
Fiscal Year Number of
Escapes
Average
Inmate
Population*
Escapes Per
1,000 Inmates
1993-94 56 42,355 1.30
1994-95 37 47,266 0.78
1995-96 13 50,006 0.26
1996-97 9 53,670 0.19
1997-98 8 54,573 0.15
1998-99 4 56,135 0.07
1999-00 9 58,607 0.15
2000-01 4 60,268 0.07
2001-02 2 60,813 0.03
2002-03 1 62,957 0.02
*Inmate population average based on (four quarters population on last day of each month)/4.