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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

Types of Escapes and Recaptures

State Totals Fiscal Year
1995-96
Fiscal Year
1996-97
Fiscal Year
1997-98
Escapes
Total Escapes 276 191 163
Correctional Institutions 13 4.7% 9 4.7% 8 4.9%
Work Camps/Road Prisons 31 11.2% 28 14.7% 7 4.3%
CCC/Contract Centers 232 84.1% 154 80.6% 148 90.8%
Security Breached
Perimeter 10 3.6% 2 1.1% 5 3.1%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 21 7.6% 23 12.0% 10 6.1%
Community Supervision 245 88.8% 166 86.9% 148 90.8%
Recapture Totals
Recaptured 270 97.8% 186 97.4% 155 95.1%
Not Recaptured 6 2.2% 5 2.6% 8 4.9%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 97 35.9% 81 43.5% 72 46.5%
GT 24 hrs 173 64.1% 105 56.5% 83 53.5%
Escapes by Region
Correctional Institutions 13 9 8
Region 1 1 7.6% 4 44.4% 0 0.0%
Region 2 5 38.5% 2 22.3% 4 50.0%
Region 3 6 46.2% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Region 4 1 7.7% 3 33.3% 2 25.0%
Region 5 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 25.0%
Work Camps/Road Prisons 31 28 7
Region 1 7 22.6% 5 17.8% 2 28.5%
Region 2 7 22.6% 8 28.6% 1 14.3%
Region 3 0 0.0% 1 3.6% 1 14.3%
Region 4 3 9.6% 0 0.0% 1 14.3%
Region 5 14 45.2% 14 50.0% 2 28.6%
CCC/Contract Centers 232 154 148
Region 1 40 17.2% 22 14.3% 24 16.2%
Region 2 18 7.8% 20 13.0% 30 20.3%
Region 3 45 19.4% 34 22.1% 32 21.6%
Region 4 73 31.5% 44 28.6% 40 27.0%
Region 5 56 24.1% 34 22.0% 22 14.9%
Escapes by Facility Types
Correctional Institutions 13 9 8
Type of Escape
Perimeter 6 46.2% 2 22.2% 5 62.5%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 6 46.2% 6 66.7% 3 37.5%
Community Supervision 1 7.6% 1 11.1% 0 0.0%
 
Recaptured 13 100.0% 9 100.0% 8 100.0%
Not Recaptured 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 7 53.8% 4 44.4% 2 25.0%
GT 24 hrs 6 46.2% 5 55.6% 6 75.0%
 
Work Camps/Road Prisons 31 28 7
Type of Escape:
Perimeter 4 12.9% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 15 48.4% 17 60.7% 7 100.0%
Community Supervision 12 38.7% 11 39.3% 0 0.0%
 
Recaptured 29 93.5% 28 100.0% 6 85.7%
Not Recaptured 2 6.5% 0 0.0% 1 14.3%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 14 48.3% 14 50.0% 3 50.0%
GT 24 hrs 15 51.7% 14 50.0% 3 50.0%
CCC/Contract Centers 232 154 148
Type of Escape:
Perimeter 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Community Supervision 232 100.0% 154 100.0% 148 100.0%
 
Recaptured 228 98.3% 149 96.8% 141 95.3%
Not Recaptured 4 1.7% 5 3.2% 7 4.7%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 76 33.3% 63 42.3% 67 47.5%
GT 24 hrs 152 66.7% 86 57.7% 74 52.5%