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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Recidivism Rates and Inmates with Violent Offenses for Inmates Released 2004-2011

This graph shows that among inmates who were in prison for violent offenses, those in for murder or manslaughter have the lowest recidivism rates. Inmates in for robbery offenses have higher than average recidivism rates.

The graph above shows that among inmates who were in prison for violent offenses, those in prison for murder or manslaughter have the lowest recidivism rates.  Inmates serving time for robbery, sex and other violent offenses have higher than average recidivism rates.