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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Table 13
Prison Sentence Length by Offense Type
Fiscal Year 1995-96
Sentence Length in Years    
Offense Type LE 2* GT 2 - LE 4* GT 4 - LE 10* GT 10* Total Average Months
Murder, Manslaughter            
1st Degree Murder            
Attempt 3 23 64 52 142 127.0
  2.1% 16.2% 45.1% 36.6% 100.0%  
2nd Degree Murder
Attempt 3 29 43 32 107 117.4
  2.8% 27.1% 40.2% 29.9% 100.0%
Complete 1 4 27 178 210 243.2
  0.5% 1.9% 12.9% 84.8% 100.0%
3rd Degree Murder            
Attempt 0 0 1 0 1 120.0
  0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 100.0%  
Complete 0 1 13 10 24 140.4
  0.0% 4.2% 54.2% 41.7% 100.0%  
Homicide, Other
Complete 0 0 2 4 6 191.0
  0.0% 0.0% 33.3% 66.7% 100.0%
Manslaughter            
Attempt 1 0 4 0 5 54.1
  20.0% 0.0% 80.0% 0.0% 100.0%  
Complete 4 13 89 27 133 110.9
  3.0% 9.8% 66.9% 20.3% 100.0%  
DUI Manslaughter
Complete 2 8 51 25 86 111.8
  2.3% 9.3% 59.3% 29.1% 100.0%
Sexual/Lewd Assault            
Capital Sexual Battery            
Attempt 2 11 36 65 114 154.5
  1.8% 9.6% 31.6% 57.0% 100.0%  
Life Sexual Battery
Attempt 1 0 2 3 6 157.7
  16.7% 0.0% 33.3% 50.0% 100.0%
Complete 1 5 28 39 73 169.6
  1.4% 6.8% 38.4% 53.4% 100.0%
1st Degree Sexual Battery            
Attempt 7 9 9 3 28 56.8
  25.0% 32.1% 32.1% 10.7% 100.0%  
Complete 14 15 110 59 198 117.9
  7.1% 7.6% 55.6% 29.8% 100.0%  
Sexual Battery,Other
Complete 0 1 0 0 1 40.0
  0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Lewd/Lascivious Behavior            
Attempt 4 10 2 0 16 37.6
  25.0% 62.5% 12.5% 0.0% 100.0%  
Complete 83 147 165 37 432 65.6
  19.2% 34.0% 38.2% 8.6% 100.0%  
Robbery            
Robbery with Weapon
Attempt 18 37 15 12 82 64.3
  22.0% 45.1% 18.3% 14.6% 100.0%
Complete 56 275 505 188 1,024 89.6
  5.5% 26.9% 49.3% 18.4% 100.0%
Robbery without Weapon            
Attempt 19 22 3 0 44 32.7
  43.2% 50.0% 6.8% 0.0% 100.0%  
Complete 249 194 114 48 605 53.8
  41.2% 32.1% 18.8% 7.9% 100.0%  
Home Invasion,Robbery
Complete 1 4 14 3 22 96.2
  4.5% 18.2% 63.6% 13.6% 100.0%
Violent, Other 1,046 1,036 590 166 2,838 48.2
  36.9% 36.5% 20.8% 5.8% 100.0%  
Burglary 1,205 1,131 716 158 3,210 47.3
  37.5% 35.2% 22.3% 4.9% 100.0%
Property Theft/Fraud/Damage 1,219 438 184 17 1,858 28.8
  65.6% 23.6% 9.9% 0.9% 100.0%  
Drugs            
Manufacture/Sale/Purchase 1,330 655 195 43 2,223 31.5
  59.8% 29.5% 8.8% 1.9% 100.0%
Trafficking 111 183 221 78 593 71.5
  18.7% 30.9% 37.3% 13.2% 100.0%  
Possession/Other 849 174 54 7 1,084 22.1
  78.3% 16.1% 5.0% 0.6% 100.0%
Weapons 330 204 71 33 638 40.4
  51.7% 32.0% 11.1% 5.2% 100.0%  
Other 418 216 82 14 730 33.1
  57.3% 29.6% 11.2% 1.9% 100.0%
Total 6,977 4,845 3,410 1,301 16,533 51.5
42.2% 29.3% 20.6% 7.9% 100.0%  
*LE=less than or equal to; GT=greater than.
Missing Cases = 2