On August 31, 2003, there were 152,621 active or active-suspense offenders on community supervision.
|Post Prison Release||5,576||3.7%|
The majority of those on supervision in August were convicted of a property (34.9%) or violent (27.3%) offense.
Young Martin Tabert (right) was the unwitting catalyst behind the end to the inmate leasing system in Florida in the 1920s. See how that came about and why the practice was stopped by going to The History of Corrections on the web at www.dc.state.fl.us/oth/timeline/1921.html.