Case Length

Year to Date Through 05/17/2024

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.

477 days

to Complete

Non-Fatal Shooting

Cases

701 days

to Complete

Homicide

Cases

36,555

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
208
172
170
152
132
137
143
150
153
120
150
262
352
190
155
All Property Offenses
214
167
160
155
151
155
141
137
139
149
175
315
395
199
154
All Drug Offenses
244
178
193
173
185
197
170
168
174
193
200
433
527
322
263
All Firearm Possession
261
184
214
227
271
289
286
280
265
207
238
302
407
313
265
All Other Offenses
287
226
222
206
177
155
171
191
174
192
198
306
455
267
186
Uncategorized Offenses
252
187
184
173
161
139
164
149
385
154
126
222
355
90
91
All Offenses
232
180
183
169
168
170
162
163
173
171
181
312
419
243
189

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
576
677
723
688
644
702
582
562
596
516
426
685
791
814
744
677
756
710
580
597
552
589
502
641
520
718
676
884
674
658
260
352
338
424
830
572
496
615
451
442
163
322
692
613
347
356
394
420
584
616
578
696
536
448
348
586
530
350
545
477
359
348
408
447
368
537
485
628
441
428
438
444
591
714
458
334
223
229
236
131
250
344
388
275
152
165
392
294
179
167
127
118
142
135
128
146
126
94
98
117
121
284
217
168
141
200
176
161
138
125
128
115
166
174
112
139
215
285
150
139
·
·
·
·
·
·
0
40
65
70
88
174
144
81
97
163
147
149
82
84
73
86
78
86
79
126
266
362
103
115
321
142
156
207
159
138
199
272
194
158
254
226
339
208
106
340
205
198
175
174
141
232
270
219
279
230
295
391
566
342
180
168
195
160
156
212
59
174
274
100
323
234
363
301
243
272
142
224
446
273
481
185
218
240
83
314
330
172
153
176
217
166
166
119
128
102
103
100
102
110
122
270
402
108
116
All Violent Offenses
208
172
170
152
132
137
143
150
153
120
150
262
352
190
155

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
176
171
149
158
147
171
164
235
169
129
137
263
301
199
139
309
148
182
194
182
200
225
168
166
148
151
285
532
259
206
225
181
179
155
147
175
135
144
144
149
189
426
392
204
164
201
126
123
117
116
116
95
101
105
253
202
461
426
157
111
210
122
168
164
152
343
118
108
165
128
178
317
631
590
998
185
178
200
220
172
180
178
144
144
146
179
265
348
159
190
272
266
212
171
192
215
176
201
205
152
206
452
462
534
304
211
184
153
170
177
164
177
155
142
115
145
356
309
158
182
268
159
205
179
271
263
132
135
144
157
200
218
340
256
125
196
222
96
122
134
106
490
135
216
231
277
255
297
289
216
All Property Offenses
214
167
160
155
151
155
141
137
139
149
175
315
395
199
154

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
453
366
443
340
522
561
331
404
318
257
245
438
468
326
264
330
244
244
246
243
258
228
222
210
193
206
445
490
363
329
217
146
150
137
155
168
134
128
148
190
191
396
589
194
129
181
186
131
152
183
206
201
131
320
104
143
290
269
121
94
All Drug Offenses
244
178
193
173
185
197
170
168
174
193
200
433
527
322
263

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
274
201
218
294
357
368
286
340
288
226
261
322
429
260
244
249
178
217
194
236
259
281
278
254
195
214
277
390
362
302
246
192
186
197
272
274
284
185
230
196
203
187
494
310
347
351
175
130
170
169
192
501
231
294
202
234
501
363
369
219
All Firearm Possession
261
184
214
227
271
289
286
280
265
207
238
302
407
313
265

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
176
154
110
106
115
126
122
96
92
85
106
214
213
221
208
DUI
342
303
302
266
229
202
216
245
209
221
237
498
528
330
205
244
124
124
129
141
103
144
122
156
530
843
3,404
2,298
5,252
4,300
116
56
89
78
131
106
57
76
127
150
109
384
749
41
43
180
162
122
494
192
436
181
754
116
956
0
0
3,772
0
270
177
188
168
270
199
268
236
274
192
208
427
138
294
522
195
214
146
149
88
96
84
92
82
105
87
116
230
310
115
114
292
224
291
202
98
274
0
0
352
108
0
251
171
243
109
214
160
148
121
225
91
100
104
132
154
169
964
428
195
136
218
78
168
258
127
276
2,149
83
138
140
120
0
806
222
218
All Other Offenses
287
226
222
206
177
155
171
191
174
192
198
306
455
267
186