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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Types of Escapes and Recaptures

State Totals Fiscal Year
1996-97
Fiscal Year
1997-98
Fiscal Year
1998-99
Escapes
Total Escapes 191 163 160
Correctional Institutions 9 4.7% 8 4.9% 4 2.5%
Work Camps/Road Prisons 28 14.7% 7 4.3% 7 4.4%
CCC/Contract Centers 154 80.6% 148 90.8% 149 93.1%
Security Breached
Perimeter 2 1.0% 5 3.1% 0 0.0%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 23 12.0% 10 6.1% 10 6.2%
Community Supervision 166 86.9% 148 90.8% 150 93.8%
Recapture Totals
Recaptured 186 97.4% 155 95.1% 137 85.6%
Not Recaptured 5 2.6% 8 4.9% 23 14.4%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 81 43.5% 72 46.5% 77 56.2%
GT 24 hrs 105 56.5% 83 53.5% 60 43.8%
Escapes by Region
Correctional Institutions 9 8 4
Region 1 4 44.4% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Region 2 2 22.2% 4 50.0% 0 0.0%
Region 3 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 25.0%
Region 4 3 33.3% 2 25.0% 3 75.0%
Region 5 0 0.0% 2 25.0% 0 0.0%
Work Camps/Road Prisons 28 7 7
Region 1 5 17.9% 2 28.6% 0 0.0%
Region 2 8 28.6% 1 14.3% 4 57.1%
Region 3 1 3.6% 1 14.3% 1 14.3%
Region 4 0 0.0% 1 14.3% 0 0.0%
Region 5 14 50.0% 2 28.6% 2 28.6%
CCC/Contract Centers 154 148 149
Region 1 22 14.3% 24 16.2% 13 8.7%
Region 2 20 13.0% 30 20.3% 21 14.1%
Region 3 34 22.1% 32 21.6% 12 8.1%
Region 4 44 28.6% 40 27.0% 67 45.0%
Region 5 34 22.1% 22 14.9% 36 24.2%
Escapes by Facility Types
Correctional Institutions 9 8 4
Type of Escape
Perimeter 2 22.2% 5 62.5% 0 0.0%
Armed Supervision 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Unarmed Supervision 6 66.7% 3 37.5% 4 100.0%
Community Supervision 1 11.1% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Recaptured 9 100.0% 8 100.0% 4 100.0%
Not Recaptured 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 4 44.4% 2 25.0% 1 25.0%
GT 24 hrs 5 55.6% 6 75.0% 3 75.0%
Work Camps/Road Prisons 28 7 7
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 17 60.7% 7 100.0% 6 85.7%
Community Supervision 11 39.3% 0 0.0% 1 14.3%
Recaptured 28 100.0% 6 85.7% 7 100.0%
Not Recaptured 0 0.0% 1 14.3% 0 0.0%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 14 50.0% 3 50.0% 6 85.7%
GT 24 hrs 14 50.0% 3 50.0% 1 14.3%
CCC/Contract Centers 154 148 149
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 154 100.0% 148 100.0% 149 100.0%
Recaptured 149 96.8% 141 95.3% 126 84.6%
Not Recaptured 5 3.2% 7 4.7% 23 15.4%
Recaptured within:
LE 24 hrs 63 42.3% 67 47.5% 70 55.6%
GT 24 hrs 86 57.7% 74 52.5% 56 44.4%