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Timothy H. Cannon, Interim Secretary

9A: Sex Offender Releases

Characteristics Fiscal Year
1995/96
Fiscal Year
1996/97
Fiscal Year
1997/98
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
TOTAL RELEASES 1,113 1,324 1,387
Gender
Male 1,103 99.1% 1,307 98.7% 1,369 98.7%
Female 10 0.9% 17 1.3% 18 1.3%
Race
White 761 68.4% 906 68.4% 904 65.2%
Black 323 29.0% 388 29.3% 462 33.3%
Other 29 2.6% 30 2.3% 21 1.5%
Ethnicity
Hispanic 77 6.5% 101 7.6% 115 8.3%
Non-Hispanic 1,041 93.5% 1,223 92.4% 1,272 91.7%
Age
17 & Under 0 0.0% 1 0.0% 0 0.0%
18-24 118 10.6% 136 10.3% 172 12.4%
25-34 382 34.3% 427 32.3% 389 28.1%
35-49 453 40.7% 575 43.4% 590 42.6%
50-59 99 8.9% 118 8.9% 152 11.0%
60+ 61 5.5% 67 5.1% 82 5.9%
Unknown 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 0.1%
Average Age at Release 37.7 Years 37.8 Years 38.2 Years
Custody Classification
Minimum 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 1 0.1%
Medium 931 83.6% 1,097 82.9% 1,135 81.8%
Close 176 15.8% 222 16.8% 245 17.7%
Unknown 6 0.5% 5 0.4% 6 0.4%
Medical Grade
Unrestricted 559 50.2% 667 50.4% 705 50.8%
Minimum 351 31.5% 461 34.8% 461 33.2%
Moderate 151 13.6% 143 10.8% 156 11.2%
Severe 50 4.5% 48 3.6% 63 4.5%
Unknown 2 0.2% 5 0.4% 2 0.1%
Psychological Grade
No Disorder 1,019 91.6% 1,205 91.0% 1,236 89.1%
Mild Impairment 23 2.1% 28 2.1% 32 2.3%
Moderate Impairment 63 5.7% 79 6.0% 114 8.2%
Severe Impairment 3 0.3% 6 0.5% 1 0.1%
Assigned to Care Unit 1 0.1% 2 0.2% 2 0.1%
Unknown 4 0.4% 4 0.3% 2 0.1%
Offense Category
Capital Sexual Battery 211 19.0% 266 20.1% 257 18.5%
Life Sexual Battery 105 9.4% 120 9.1% 121 8.7%
First Degree Sexual Battery 153 13.7% 158 11.9% 178 12.8%
Second Degree Sexual Battery 102 9.2% 110 8.3% 118 8.5%
Other Sexual Battery 8 0.7% 9 0.7% 16 1.2%
Lewd, Lascivious Behavior 534 48.0% 661 49.9% 697 50.3%
County of Release
Hillsborough 85 7.6% 127 9.6% 103 7.4%
Duval 76 6.8% 97 7.3% 120 8.7%
Orange 70 6.3% 84 6.3% 80 5.8%
Pinellas 63 5.7% 72 5.4% 86 6.2%
Broward 54 4.9% 67 5.1% 67 4.8%
All Others 765 68.7% 877 66.2% 931 67.1%
Supervision
Yes 608 54.6% 783 59.1% 799 57.6%
No 505 45.4% 541 40.9% 588 42.4%
NOTES:
  1. See Section 4A Offense Type by Time-Served