Case Length

Year to Date Through 02/21/2024

Definitions | Limitations

Case Length is a measure of the number of days between arrest and resolution in a case. It reflects the efficiency of a criminal justice system. Faster case resolution can be a deterrent to crime; it also allows victims and the accused to move on with their lives more quickly.

390 days

to Complete

Non-Fatal Shooting

Cases

753 days

to Complete

Homicide

Cases

36,921

Cases Currently Open

All Offenses

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
All Violent Offenses
202
166
180
148
129
138
122
127
143
134
144
262
331
174
165
All Property Offenses
216
169
164
156
140
155
129
124
125
140
189
280
406
209
148
All Drug Offenses
237
176
182
182
182
193
159
174
167
190
201
366
451
324
257
All Firearm Possession
258
179
212
234
252
264
251
280
291
228
234
351
406
303
260
All Other Offenses
303
227
228
211
173
146
165
209
174
178
195
281
467
260
208
Uncategorized Offenses
278
182
184
166
152
151
162
159
193
159
142
231
314
87
104
All Offenses
231
178
185
171
160
169
147
158
160
170
182
297
402
240
192

Violent

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
583
614
738
688
634
771
813
547
745
606
426
328
732
839
708
422
731
776
488
683
448
498
390
544
524
766
5,594
1,057
628
798
384
265
260
467
440
572
559
138
667
442
204
348
386
466
593
320
400
452
518
492
618
832
464
454
404
686
388
331
528
390
482
208
374
336
346
517
138
695
368
482
416
429
459
910
552
294
184
221
310
176
251
223
408
338
87
145
370
303
150
180
112
110
142
124
124
126
109
98
92
130
130
260
199
168
181
195
162
168
135
125
135
104
126
155
140
132
191
291
133
154
·
·
·
·
·
·
0
33
76
70
89
216
121
65
108
151
142
184
79
83
73
88
77
79
96
126
313
310
103
118
266
124
192
193
138
150
153
127
298
79
177
148
372
220
148
346
248
173
174
149
146
166
269
159
237
232
401
379
444
300
210
168
184
174
127
192
120
471
316
123
416
234
406
339
226
172
178
276
250
209
211
492
173
388
70
214
162
286
98
176
220
176
162
132
146
114
84
88
95
107
134
299
394
107
115
All Violent Offenses
202
166
180
148
129
138
122
127
143
134
144
262
331
174
165

Property

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
163
169
143
167
119
175
122
246
116
130
155
232
374
240
135
147
169
185
174
185
225
234
181
180
147
154
290
523
246
171
257
176
188
147
138
169
130
136
128
144
212
439
363
233
133
192
131
129
116
112
117
98
92
95
250
211
346
318
165
116
215
90
198
163
157
346
90
130
149
111
210
538
367
772
545
172
207
190
244
186
129
164
110
156
134
168
188
401
172
183
284
244
212
202
201
201
168
168
137
136
179
518
379
708
216
210
174
144
181
124
174
128
109
116
108
158
372
308
121
189
245
204
196
179
202
215
113
134
149
149
212
280
381
166
143
224
112
84
208
196
103
451
126
201
194
202
31
589
623
217
All Property Offenses
216
169
164
156
140
155
129
124
125
140
189
280
406
209
148

Drugs

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
488
388
524
462
487
548
363
423
368
209
246
486
449
319
218
332
249
244
245
237
251
214
227
208
189
204
459
486
400
302
218
148
138
143
153
167
130
131
137
191
194
135
400
170
156
200
213
143
219
127
206
162
102
504
104
211
398
393
132
352
All Drug Offenses
237
176
182
182
182
193
159
174
167
190
201
366
451
324
257

Firearms

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
264
212
224
356
359
343
256
348
390
258
258
386
434
291
238
248
166
196
198
214
212
250
256
260
196
192
298
381
312
296
255
152
225
248
205
214
204
185
224
231
203
528
576
194
297
324
210
134
128
110
203
664
206
278
201
236
119
472
366
266
All Firearm Possession
258
179
212
234
252
264
251
280
291
228
234
351
406
303
260

Other

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound effect on the criminal legal system. Due to court closures, cases have remained open for much longer than normal. The increase in median days to disposition for cases in 2020 and 2021 is a result of this.

Yearly Median Days to Disposition by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Median Days to Disposition by Offense Category

Offense Category
2010 YTD
2011 YTD
2012 YTD
2013 YTD
2014 YTD
2015 YTD
2016 YTD
2017 YTD
2018 YTD
2019 YTD
2020 YTD
2021 YTD
2022 YTD
2023 YTD
2024 YTD
172
139
122
132
110
139
113
84
94
87
90
206
182
242
300
DUI
334
319
307
263
235
201
200
249
210
206
232
470
545
319
213
305
129
132
148
129
92
122
128
125
462
924
4,725
1,934
4,222
2,582
76
56
110
102
125
100
72
70
105
130
114
384
708
1,075
169
0
162
0
448
192
263
118
876
0
0
0
0
0
0
311
264
188
128
316
200
260
264
296
262
194
474
138
300
694
116
206
139
142
90
97
84
103
76
113
105
113
104
296
131
122
292
217
291
0
145
365
0
0
0
94
0
0
368
61
76
140
134
55
192
149
109
170
152
123
118
153
1,722
418
354
446
158
78
777
0
107
276
0
66
138
3,950
62
0
810
568
0
All Other Offenses
303
227
228
211
173
146
165
209
174
178
195
281
467
260
208