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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

6A: Female Offender Releases

Characteristics Fiscal Year
1995/96
Fiscal Year
1996/97
Fiscal Year
1997/98
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
TOTAL RELEASES 2,057 1,994 1,827
Race
White 869 42.2% 875 43.9% 787 43.1%
Black 1,184 57.6% 1,107 55.5% 995 54.5%
Other 4 0.2% 12 0.6% 45 2.5%
Ethnicity
Hispanic 26 1.3% 47 2.4% 63 3.4%
Non-Hispanic 2,031 98.7% 1,947 97.6% 1,764 96.6%
Age
17 & under 1 0.0 3 0.2% 8 0.4%
18-24 246 12.0% 211 10.6% 226 12.4%
25-34 995 48.4% 940 47.1% 797 43.6%
35-49 774 37.6% 787 39.3% 731 40.0%
50-59 33 1.6% 42 2.1% 58 3.2%
60+ 8 0.4% 14 0.7% 7 0.4%
Average Age at Release 33.1 Years 33.4 Years 33.7 Years
Custody Classification
Minimum 1,574 76.5% 1,490 74.7% 1,391 76.1%
Medium 449 21.8% 462 23.2% 386 21.1%
Maximum 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 0.1%
Close 29 1.4% 40 2.0% 42 2.3%
Unknown 5 0.2% 2 0.1% 7 0.4%
Medical Grade
Unrestricted 1,349 65.6% 1,292 64.8% 1,108 60.6
Minimum 592 28.8% 607 30.4% 604 33.1%
Moderate 93 4.5% 76 3.8% 91 5.0%
Severe 14 0.7% 14 0.7% 14 0.8%
Unknown 9 0.4% 5 0.3% 10 0.5
Psychological Grade
No Disorder 1,719 83.6% 1,653 82.9% 1,417 77.6%
Mild Impairment 114 5.5% 120 6.0% 105 5.7%
Moderate Impairment 205 10.0% 212 10.6% 291 15.9
Severe Impairment 1 0.0% 6 0.3% 5 0.3%
Assigned to Care Unit 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3 0.2%
Unknown 18 0.9% 3 0.2% 6 0.3%
Offense Category
Murder, Manslaughter 70 3.4% 85 4.3% 83 4.5%
Sexual Offenses 10 0.5% 17 0.9% 18 1.0%
Robbery 128 6.2% 139 7.0% 156 8.5%
Violent Personal Crimes 225 10.9% 255 12.8% 283 15.5%
Burglary 160 7.8% 179 9.0% 166 9.1%
Theft, Forgery, Fraud 451 21.9% 489 24.5% 383 21.0%
Weapons 33 1.6% 27 1.4% 34 1.9%
Drugs 922 44.8% 733 36.8% 360 34.5%
Other Offenses 58 2.8% 70 3.5% 74 4.1%
County of Release
Hillsborough 260 12.6% 228 11.4% 222 12.2%
Broward 288 14.0% 205 10.3% 203 11.1%
Pinellas 192 9.3% 173 8.7% 155 8.5%
Dade 139 6.8% 109 5.5% 122 6.7%
Orange 118 5.7% 112 5.6% 90 4.9%
All Others 1,060 51.5% 1,167 58.5% 1,035 56.7%
Average Months Served 23.6 26.6 27.6
Average % Sentence Served 61.1% 63.3% 70.8%
Supervision
Yes 595 28.9% 523 26.2% 519 28.4%
No 1,462 71.1% 1,471 73.8% 1,308 71.6%
NOTES:
  1. See Section 4A Offense Type by Time-Served