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

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

3A: Number of Releases by Offense Type

Offense Type FISCAL YEAR 1998/99 FISCAL YEAR 1999/00 FISCAL YEAR 2000/01
Violent
9,228
37.9%
9,348
34.9%
9,142
34.8%
Property
7,115
29.3%
7,905
29.5%
7,583
28.8%
Drug
6,223
25.6%
7,305
27.3%
7,137
27.1%
Other
1,748
7.2%
2,246
8.4%
2,436
9.3%
Unknown
3
0.0%
1
0.0%
1
0.0%
TOTAL
24,317
100.0%
26,805
100.0%
26,299
100.0%
 
Murder/Manslaughter
1,088
4.5%
926
3.5%
838
3.2%
Capital Murder
272
1.1%
241
0.9%
209
0.8%
2nd Degree Murder
515
2.1%
402
1.5%
376
1.4%
3rd Degree Murder
14
0.1%
17
0.1%
19
0.1%
Homicide, Other
4
0.0%
1
0.0%
9
0.0%
Manslaughter
197
0.8%
164
0.6%
146
0.6%
DUI Manslaughter
86
0.4%
101
0.4%
79
0.3%
Sexual/Lewd Assault
1,368
5.6%
1,543
5.8%
1,494
5.7%
Capital Sexual Battery
245
1.0%
272
1.0%
266
1.0%
Life Sexual Battery
105
0.4%
101
0.4%
123
0.5%
1st Degree Sexual Battery
143
0.6%
164
0.6%
144
0.5%
2nd Degree Sexual Battery
127
0.5%
136
0.5%
138
0.5%
Sexual Assault, Other
5
0.0%
11
0.0%
7
0.0%
Lewd/Lascivious Behavior
743
3.1%
859
3.2%
816
3.1%
Robbery
2,870
11.8%
2,608
9.7%
2,540
9.7%
Robbery with Weapon
1,559
6.4%
1,387
5.2%
1,416
5.4%
Robbery w/o Weapon
1,278
5.3%
1,174
4.4%
1,072
4.1%
Home Invasion Robbery
33
0.1%
47
0.2%
52
0.2%
Violent, Other
3,346
13.8%
3,745
14.0%
3,713
14.1%
Aggravated Battery
1,238
5.1%
1,265
4.7%
1,124
4.3%
Aggravated Battery on LEO
481
2.0%
536
2.0%
527
2.0%
Aggravated Assault
442
1.8%
524
2.0%
511
1.9%
Resisting Arrest with Violence
243
1.0%
288
1.1%
297
1.1%
Kidnapping
258
1.1%
254
0.9%
253
1.0%
Arson
150
0.6%
140
0.5%
144
0.5%
Leaving Accident Scene
67
0.3%
70
0.3%
84
0.3%
Violent, Other
86
0.4%
170
0.6%
220
0.8%
Abuse of Children
94
0.4%
157
0.6%
169
0.6%
Assault/Battery, Other
69
0.3%
73
0.3%
98
0.4%
DUI, Injury
67
0.3%
82
0.3%
72
0.3%
Aggravated Stalking
75
0.3%
78
0.3%
80
0.3%
Home Invasion, Other
2
0.0%
0
0.0%
0
0.0%
Carjacking
74
0.3%
108
0.4%
134
0.5%
Burglary
4,483
18.4%
4,771
17.8%
4,423
16.8%
Burglary, Structure
1,333
5.5%
1,425
5.3%
1,393
5.3%
Burglary, Dwelling
2,253
9.3%
2,459
9.2%
2,091
8.0%
Burglary, Armed
468
1.9%
482
1.8%
457
1.7%
Burglary with Assault
383
1.6%
348
1.3%
387
1.5%
Burglary, Trespass, Other
46
0.2%
57
0.2%
95
0.4%
Property Theft/Fraud/Damage
3,015
12.4%
3,482
13.0%
3,547
13.5%
Grand Theft, Other
674
2.8%
751
2.8%
841
3.2%
Stolen Property
966
4.0%
1,078
4.0%
1,028
3.9%
Grand Theft Automobile
638
2.6%
732
2.7%
640
2.4%
Forgery/Counterfeiting
287
1.2%
347
1.3%
427
1.6%
Fraudulent Practices
184
0.8%
260
1.0%
266
1.0%
Other Theft, Property Damage
209
0.9%
270
1.0%
286
1.1%
Worthless Checks
57
0.2%
44
0.2%
59
0.2%
Drugs
6,223
25.6%
7,305
27.3%
7,137
27.1%
Manufacture/Sale/Purchase
3,740
15.4%
4,315
16.1%
4,160
15.8%
Drugs, Possession, Other
1,784
7.3%
2,175
8.1%
2,234
8.5%
Drugs, Trafficking
699
2.9%
815
3.0%
743
2.8%
Weapons
828
3.4%
864
3.2%
748
2.8%
Weapons, Possession
657
2.7%
691
2.6%
581
2.2%
Weapons, Discharging
171
0.7%
171
0.6%
165
0.6%
Weapons, Other
0
0.0%
2
0.0%
2
0.0%
Other
1,093
4.5%
1,560
5.8%
1,858
7.1%
Escape
434
1.8%
585
2.2%
664
2.5%
DUI, No Injury
236
1.0%
239
0.9%
270
1.0%
Other
137
0.6%
162
0.6%
226
0.9%
Racketeering
54
0.2%
58
0.2%
66
0.3%
Traffic,Other
231
0.9%
507
1.9%
630
2.4%
Pollution/Hazardous Materials
1
0.0%
9
0.0%
2
0.0%

NOTES:
  1. See Appendix for definition of a violent offense.