Case Outcomes

Year to Date Through 09/29/2020

Definitions | Limitations

A case outcome refers to how the case is resolved in court. Case outcomes include Dismissal or Withdrawal, Diversion, a Guilty verdict, a Guilty plea, or an Acquittal (Not Guilty verdict). Except in the case of Acquittal, any outcome is subject to change through Refile, Reconsideration, or Appeal.

134

Average Diversions

per Month YTD

61%

of Adjudicated

Drug Possession Cases Diverted

  -81%

Retail Theft

Convictions and Diversions

467

Days since last

Poss. of Marijuana

Conviction

  -99%

Prostitution/Sex Work Convictions

vs Pre-2018 Avg

All Offenses

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 4,037 3,807 3,404 3,468 3,638 3,572 1,992 -44% 3,679 3,067 -17%
Diversion 120 227 252 183 225 227 60 -74% 196 171 -13%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2,322 2,194 2,123 2,009 2,156 1,373 577 -58% 2,162 1,369 -37%
Guilty 814 828 693 699 494 385 157 -59% 758 345 -54%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 542 593 511 446 329 318 102 -68% 523 250 -52%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 22 15 31 22 30 28 11 -61% 22 23 5%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,508 1,501 1,671 1,883 1,861 1,523 891 -41% 1,641 1,425 -13%
Diversion 630 751 716 555 451 307 113 -63% 663 290 -56%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2,090 2,057 1,980 1,887 1,578 978 389 -60% 2,004 982 -51%
Guilty 765 750 610 593 232 79 18 -77% 680 110 -84%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 141 128 94 69 66 45 10 -78% 108 40 -63%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 14 12 11 8 4 4 3 -25% 11 4 -64%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2,720 2,237 1,931 2,490 3,879 4,123 2,615 -37% 2,344 3,539 51%
Diversion 3,191 2,649 2,412 1,975 2,028 1,659 729 -56% 2,557 1,472 -42%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4,983 4,388 4,026 3,632 3,549 2,826 946 -67% 4,257 2,440 -43%
Guilty 3,078 2,579 1,965 1,896 1,049 424 116 -73% 2,380 530 -78%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 433 376 342 521 338 163 47 -71% 418 183 -56%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 163 225 130 111 155 80 58 -28% 157 98 -38%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 182 143 220 242 361 399 195 -51% 197 318 61%
Diversion 19 24 23 22 55 69 9 -87% 22 44 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 467 456 463 474 684 435 192 -56% 465 437 -6%
Guilty 81 132 108 68 43 38 14 -63% 97 32 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 63 48 62 55 48 53 12 -77% 57 38 -33%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 3 6 1 2 5 3 -40% 3 3 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 151 137 127 167 377 301 177 -41% 146 285 95%
Diversion 243 291 249 240 165 88 28 -68% 256 94 -63%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 160 230 173 185 127 79 18 -77% 187 75 -60%
Guilty 505 526 327 356 113 36 10 -72% 428 53 -88%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 49 46 42 33 20 14 8 -43% 42 14 -67%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 13 17 10 13 6 32 11 -66% 13 16 23%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,580 1,499 1,385 1,502 1,821 1,595 1,211 -24% 1,492 1,542 3%
Diversion 456 640 664 696 390 372 111 -70% 614 291 -53%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1,027 956 955 788 661 584 263 -55% 932 503 -46%
Guilty 645 535 352 303 141 77 36 -53% 459 85 -81%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 207 134 145 170 93 85 23 -73% 164 67 -59%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 87 284 122 114 368 53 27 -49% 152 149 -2%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 10,178 9,324 8,738 9,752 11,937 11,513 7,081 -38% 9,498 10,177 7%
Diversion 4,659 4,582 4,316 3,671 3,314 2,722 1,050 -61% 4,307 2,362 -45%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11,049 10,281 9,720 8,975 8,755 6,275 2,385 -62% 10,006 5,805 -42%
Guilty 5,888 5,350 4,055 3,915 2,072 1,039 351 -66% 4,802 1,154 -76%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1,435 1,325 1,196 1,294 894 678 202 -70% 1,312 591 -55%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 300 556 310 269 565 202 113 -44% 359 293 -18%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 51% 50% 49% 51% 53% 61% 69% 13% 50% 61% 22%
Diversion 2% 3% 4% 3% 3% 4% 2% -50% 3% 3% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 30% 29% 30% 29% 31% 23% 20% -13% 30% 25% -17%
Guilty 10% 11% 10% 10% 7% 7% 5% -29% 10% 6% -40%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7% 8% 7% 7% 5% 5% 4% -20% 7% 5% -29%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 29% 29% 33% 38% 44% 52% 63% 21% 32% 53% 66%
Diversion 12% 14% 14% 11% 11% 10% 8% -20% 13% 10% -23%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 41% 40% 39% 38% 38% 33% 27% -18% 40% 33% -18%
Guilty 15% 14% 12% 12% 6% 3% 1% -67% 13% 3% -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% -50% 2% 2% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 18% 18% 23% 35% 44% 58% 32% 20% 46% 130%
Diversion 22% 21% 22% 19% 18% 18% 16% -11% 21% 17% -19%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 34% 35% 37% 34% 32% 30% 21% -30% 35% 28% -20%
Guilty 21% 21% 18% 18% 10% 5% 3% -40% 20% 6% -70%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 3% 5% 3% 2% 1% -50% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 22% 18% 25% 28% 30% 40% 46% 15% 23% 39% 70%
Diversion 2% 3% 3% 3% 5% 7% 2% -71% 3% 5% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 57% 57% 52% 55% 57% 44% 45% 2% 55% 49% -11%
Guilty 10% 16% 12% 8% 4% 4% 3% -25% 12% 4% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8% 6% 7% 6% 4% 5% 3% -40% 7% 4% -43%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13% 11% 14% 17% 47% 55% 70% 27% 14% 57% 307%
Diversion 22% 23% 27% 24% 20% 16% 11% -31% 24% 16% -33%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 14% 18% 19% 19% 16% 14% 7% -50% 18% 12% -33%
Guilty 45% 42% 35% 36% 14% 7% 4% -43% 40% 8% -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 5% 3% 2% 3% 3% 0% 4% 3% -25%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 6% 4% -33% 1% 4% 300%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 39% 37% 38% 42% 52% 58% 72% 24% 39% 61% 56%
Diversion 11% 16% 18% 19% 11% 13% 7% -46% 16% 10% -38%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 26% 24% 26% 22% 19% 21% 16% -24% 24% 19% -21%
Guilty 16% 13% 10% 8% 4% 3% 2% -33% 12% 3% -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 3% 4% 5% 3% 3% 1% -67% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2% 7% 3% 3% 11% 2% 2% 0% 4% 5% 25%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 30% 30% 31% 35% 43% 51% 63% 24% 32% 52% 62%
Diversion 14% 15% 15% 13% 12% 12% 9% -25% 14% 11% -21%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 33% 33% 34% 32% 32% 28% 21% -25% 33% 27% -18%
Guilty 18% 17% 14% 14% 8% 5% 3% -40% 16% 5% -69%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 4% 5% 3% 3% 2% -33% 4% 3% -25%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%

Violent

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13 12 13 9 17 19 6 -68% 12 14 17%
Diversion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 92 79 83 79 77 71 32 -55% 83 60 -28%
Guilty 83 70 38 55 41 40 10 -75% 62 30 -52%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 9 8 12 10 11 9 4 -56% 10 8 -20%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 -100% 0 1 Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 70 71 66 76 97 76 25 -67% 71 66 -7%
Diversion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 102 88 96 86 130 107 34 -68% 93 90 -3%
Guilty 23 46 33 58 57 59 20 -66% 40 45 12%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 11 11 31 18 30 9 -70% 15 19 27%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0% 0 1 Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 372 248 193 216 238 224 88 -61% 257 183 -29%
Diversion 1 1 2 2 5 7 0 -100% 2 4 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 380 312 368 365 397 185 72 -61% 356 218 -39%
Guilty 61 70 60 49 26 21 4 -81% 60 17 -72%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 34 34 29 31 15 10 4 -60% 32 10 -69%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 -100% 0 1 Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 503 445 415 490 397 423 223 -47% 463 348 -25%
Diversion 8 15 19 12 12 14 6 -57% 14 11 -21%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 331 346 354 294 374 198 91 -54% 331 221 -33%
Guilty 85 74 66 72 37 17 9 -47% 74 21 -72%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 39 41 42 21 19 15 8 -47% 36 14 -61%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 2 0 3 1 0 2 Inf% 2 1 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 356 310 270 344 372 341 165 -52% 320 293 -8%
Diversion 0 6 2 2 5 12 3 -75% 2 7 250%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 255 308 262 278 248 170 81 -52% 276 166 -40%
Guilty 102 119 88 111 65 42 14 -67% 105 40 -62%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 117 126 100 52 42 60 18 -70% 99 40 -60%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2 0 8 1 3 3 3 0% 3 3 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,302 1,230 1,170 1,142 1,236 1,193 701 -41% 1,211 1,043 -14%
Diversion 24 60 55 40 64 80 17 -79% 45 54 20%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 613 469 507 497 525 322 140 -57% 522 329 -37%
Guilty 245 235 200 195 141 102 52 -49% 219 98 -55%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 173 184 156 177 103 88 33 -62% 172 75 -56%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 7 5 6 5 8 9 4 -56% 6 7 17%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,362 1,460 1,231 1,153 1,207 1,245 756 -39% 1,302 1,069 -18%
Diversion 83 145 173 124 137 112 32 -71% 131 94 -28%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 463 509 377 333 320 239 97 -59% 420 219 -48%
Guilty 184 190 193 132 98 85 38 -55% 175 74 -58%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 152 176 148 110 114 90 24 -73% 146 76 -48%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 11 6 13 10 16 10 1 -90% 10 9 -10%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 59 31 46 38 74 51 28 -45% 44 51 16%
Diversion 4 0 1 3 2 2 2 0% 2 2 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 86 83 76 77 85 81 30 -63% 80 65 -19%
Guilty 31 24 15 27 29 19 10 -47% 24 19 -21%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 11 13 13 14 7 16 2 -88% 13 8 -38%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 2 3 3 1 1 0 -100% 2 1 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 4,037 3,807 3,404 3,468 3,638 3,572 1,992 -44% 3,679 3,067 -17%
Diversion 120 227 252 183 225 227 60 -74% 196 171 -13%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2,322 2,194 2,123 2,009 2,156 1,373 577 -58% 2,162 1,369 -37%
Guilty 814 828 693 699 494 385 157 -59% 758 345 -54%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 542 593 511 446 329 318 102 -68% 523 250 -52%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 22 15 31 22 30 28 11 -61% 22 23 5%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 7% 7% 9% 6% 12% 13% 12% -8% 7% 12% 71%
Diversion 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 47% 47% 56% 52% 53% 50% 62% 24% 50% 55% 10%
Guilty 42% 41% 26% 36% 28% 28% 19% -32% 36% 25% -31%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 5% 8% 7% 8% 6% 8% 33% 6% 7% 17%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 2% 0% -100% 0% 1% Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 35% 33% 32% 30% 32% 28% 28% 0% 32% 29% -9%
Diversion 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 50% 41% 47% 34% 43% 39% 38% -3% 43% 40% -7%
Guilty 11% 21% 16% 23% 19% 22% 22% 0% 18% 21% 17%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 5% 5% 12% 6% 11% 10% -9% 6% 9% 50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% Inf% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 44% 37% 30% 33% 35% 50% 52% 4% 36% 46% 28%
Diversion 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 2% 0% -100% 0% 1% Inf%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 45% 47% 56% 55% 58% 41% 43% 5% 51% 47% -8%
Guilty 7% 11% 9% 7% 4% 5% 2% -60% 8% 4% -50%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 5% 4% 5% 2% 2% 2% 0% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 52% 48% 46% 55% 47% 63% 66% 5% 50% 59% 18%
Diversion 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2% 0% 2% 2% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 34% 37% 40% 33% 45% 30% 27% -10% 36% 34% -6%
Guilty 9% 8% 7% 8% 4% 3% 3% 0% 8% 3% -62%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 5% 2% 2% 2% 2% 0% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% Inf% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 43% 36% 37% 44% 51% 54% 58% 7% 40% 54% 35%
Diversion 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 2% 1% -50% 0% 1% Inf%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 31% 35% 36% 35% 34% 27% 29% 7% 34% 30% -12%
Guilty 12% 14% 12% 14% 9% 7% 5% -29% 13% 7% -46%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 14% 14% 14% 7% 6% 10% 6% -40% 12% 7% -42%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% Inf% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 55% 56% 56% 56% 60% 66% 74% 12% 56% 67% 20%
Diversion 1% 3% 3% 2% 3% 4% 2% -50% 2% 3% 50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 26% 21% 24% 24% 25% 18% 15% -17% 24% 19% -21%
Guilty 10% 11% 10% 9% 7% 6% 5% -17% 10% 6% -40%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7% 8% 7% 9% 5% 5% 3% -40% 8% 4% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 60% 59% 58% 62% 64% 70% 80% 14% 60% 71% 18%
Diversion 4% 6% 8% 7% 7% 6% 3% -50% 6% 5% -17%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 21% 20% 18% 18% 17% 13% 10% -23% 19% 13% -32%
Guilty 8% 8% 9% 7% 5% 5% 4% -20% 8% 5% -38%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7% 7% 7% 6% 6% 5% 3% -40% 7% 5% -29%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% -100% 0% 1% Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 31% 20% 30% 23% 37% 30% 39% 30% 26% 35% 35%
Diversion 2% 0% 1% 2% 1% 1% 3% 200% 1% 2% 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 45% 54% 49% 48% 43% 48% 42% -12% 49% 44% -10%
Guilty 16% 16% 10% 17% 15% 11% 14% 27% 15% 13% -13%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6% 8% 8% 9% 4% 9% 3% -67% 8% 5% -38%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 0% -100% 2% 1% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 51% 50% 49% 51% 53% 61% 69% 13% 50% 61% 22%
Diversion 2% 3% 4% 3% 3% 4% 2% -50% 3% 3% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 30% 29% 30% 29% 31% 23% 20% -13% 30% 25% -17%
Guilty 10% 11% 10% 10% 7% 7% 5% -29% 10% 6% -40%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7% 8% 7% 7% 5% 5% 4% -20% 7% 5% -29%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Property

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 311 277 264 229 289 269 147 -45% 270 235 -13%
Diversion 19 34 22 11 12 15 5 -67% 22 11 -50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 455 378 317 388 343 239 77 -68% 384 220 -43%
Guilty 76 47 60 38 21 11 2 -82% 55 11 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 34 40 20 19 18 4 2 -50% 28 8 -71%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 -100% 0 1 Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 51 49 62 74 135 89 44 -51% 59 89 51%
Diversion 13 10 11 3 6 6 2 -67% 9 5 -44%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 155 133 162 132 142 82 46 -44% 146 90 -38%
Guilty 18 13 9 6 5 6 0 -100% 12 4 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 12 2 1 6 3 0 -100% 4 3 -25%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 4 0 1 4 0 3 3 0% 2 2 0%
Diversion 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 -100% 1 1 0%
Guilty 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 -100% 0 0 0%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 -100% 0 0 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19 11 9 19 8 10 6 -40% 14 8 -43%
Diversion 4 5 3 0 3 1 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 16 22 13 10 10 7 0 -100% 15 6 -60%
Guilty 5 3 3 2 1 1 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 Inf% 1 0 -100%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 117 108 107 178 180 191 127 -34% 128 166 30%
Diversion 31 38 40 42 35 31 12 -61% 38 26 -32%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 145 208 122 240 189 153 56 -63% 179 133 -26%
Guilty 82 110 69 90 30 15 3 -80% 88 16 -82%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6 4 4 4 4 3 2 -33% 4 3 -25%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2 1 1 3 0 1 0 -100% 2 0 -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 474 583 613 754 582 224 150 -33% 606 319 -47%
Diversion 354 373 320 251 131 34 26 -24% 324 64 -80%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 577 561 594 476 285 89 20 -78% 552 131 -76%
Guilty 379 371 343 276 90 10 2 -80% 342 34 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 17 8 15 4 2 2 0 -100% 11 1 -91%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 5 4 5 1 1 0 1 Inf% 4 1 -75%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 228 180 147 252 267 269 178 -34% 202 238 18%
Diversion 81 101 107 96 70 59 26 -56% 96 52 -46%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 247 221 266 217 205 176 71 -60% 238 151 -37%
Guilty 116 126 58 119 50 17 6 -65% 105 24 -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 30 25 15 14 11 7 3 -57% 21 7 -67%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2 4 1 2 1 2 1 -50% 2 1 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 182 164 306 212 248 291 147 -49% 216 229 6%
Diversion 31 25 47 19 29 40 11 -72% 30 27 -10%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 253 291 296 264 253 152 74 -51% 276 160 -42%
Guilty 57 41 33 34 18 9 3 -67% 41 10 -76%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 25 20 23 18 18 12 2 -83% 22 11 -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 105 118 135 140 118 148 72 -51% 124 113 -9%
Diversion 64 103 109 90 109 87 15 -83% 92 70 -24%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 209 211 185 128 124 65 34 -48% 183 74 -60%
Guilty 24 30 29 21 12 7 2 -71% 26 7 -73%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 21 14 12 9 5 7 0 -100% 14 4 -71%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2 0 3 1 1 0 1 Inf% 2 1 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 17 11 27 21 34 29 17 -41% 19 27 42%
Diversion 32 62 57 42 55 34 16 -53% 48 35 -27%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 32 30 24 31 26 14 11 -21% 29 17 -41%
Guilty 7 9 6 7 5 2 0 -100% 7 2 -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1 4 3 0 2 6 0 -100% 2 3 50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,508 1,501 1,671 1,883 1,861 1,523 891 -41% 1,641 1,425 -13%
Diversion 630 751 716 555 451 307 113 -63% 663 290 -56%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2,090 2,057 1,980 1,887 1,578 978 389 -60% 2,004 982 -51%
Guilty 765 750 610 593 232 79 18 -77% 680 110 -84%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 141 128 94 69 66 45 10 -78% 108 40 -63%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 14 12 11 8 4 4 3 -25% 11 4 -64%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 35% 36% 39% 33% 42% 50% 63% 26% 36% 52% 44%
Diversion 2% 4% 3% 2% 2% 3% 2% -33% 3% 2% -33%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 51% 49% 46% 57% 50% 44% 33% -25% 51% 42% -18%
Guilty 8% 6% 9% 6% 3% 2% 1% -50% 7% 2% -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 5% 3% 3% 3% 1% 1% 0% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 21% 23% 25% 34% 46% 48% 48% 0% 26% 47% 81%
Diversion 5% 5% 4% 1% 2% 3% 2% -33% 4% 2% -50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 64% 61% 66% 61% 48% 44% 50% 14% 63% 47% -25%
Guilty 7% 6% 4% 3% 2% 3% 0% -100% 5% 2% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 6% 1% 0% 2% 2% 0% -100% 2% 1% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 50% 0% 50% 67% 0% 50% 100% 100% 42% 50% 19%
Diversion 12% 0% 0% 17% 50% 0% 0% 0% 7% 17% 143%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 12% 67% 50% 17% 50% 17% 0% -100% 36% 22% -39%
Guilty 12% 0% 0% 0% 0% 17% 0% -100% 3% 6% 100%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 12% 0% 0% 0% 0% 17% 0% -100% 3% 6% 100%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 33% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 8% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 40% 25% 32% 61% 36% 53% 86% 62% 40% 58% 45%
Diversion 9% 11% 11% 0% 14% 5% 0% -100% 8% 6% -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 34% 50% 46% 32% 45% 37% 0% -100% 40% 27% -32%
Guilty 11% 7% 11% 6% 5% 5% 0% -100% 9% 3% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 14% Inf% 2% 5% 150%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 5% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 31% 23% 31% 32% 41% 48% 64% 33% 29% 51% 76%
Diversion 8% 8% 12% 8% 8% 8% 6% -25% 9% 7% -22%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 38% 44% 36% 43% 43% 39% 28% -28% 40% 37% -8%
Guilty 21% 23% 20% 16% 7% 4% 2% -50% 20% 4% -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 26% 31% 32% 43% 53% 62% 75% 21% 33% 63% 91%
Diversion 20% 20% 17% 14% 12% 9% 13% 44% 18% 11% -39%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 32% 30% 31% 27% 26% 25% 10% -60% 30% 20% -33%
Guilty 21% 20% 18% 16% 8% 3% 1% -67% 19% 4% -79%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100% 0% 0% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% Inf% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 32% 27% 25% 36% 44% 51% 62% 22% 30% 52% 73%
Diversion 12% 15% 18% 14% 12% 11% 9% -18% 15% 11% -27%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 35% 34% 45% 31% 34% 33% 25% -24% 36% 31% -14%
Guilty 16% 19% 10% 17% 8% 3% 2% -33% 16% 4% -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 3% 2% 2% 1% 1% 0% 3% 1% -67%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 33% 30% 43% 39% 44% 58% 62% 7% 36% 55% 53%
Diversion 6% 5% 7% 3% 5% 8% 5% -38% 5% 6% 20%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 46% 54% 42% 48% 45% 30% 31% 3% 48% 35% -27%
Guilty 10% 8% 5% 6% 3% 2% 1% -50% 7% 2% -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 4% 3% 3% 3% 2% 1% -50% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 25% 25% 29% 36% 32% 47% 58% 23% 29% 46% 59%
Diversion 15% 22% 23% 23% 30% 28% 12% -57% 21% 23% 10%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 49% 44% 39% 33% 34% 21% 27% 29% 41% 27% -34%
Guilty 6% 6% 6% 5% 3% 2% 2% 0% 6% 2% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 3% 3% 2% 1% 2% 0% -100% 3% 1% -67%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1% Inf% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 9% 23% 21% 28% 34% 39% 15% 18% 34% 89%
Diversion 36% 53% 49% 42% 45% 40% 36% -10% 45% 40% -11%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 36% 26% 21% 31% 21% 16% 25% 56% 28% 21% -25%
Guilty 8% 8% 5% 7% 4% 2% 0% -100% 7% 2% -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 3% 0% 2% 7% 0% -100% 2% 3% 50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 29% 29% 33% 38% 44% 52% 63% 21% 32% 53% 66%
Diversion 12% 14% 14% 11% 11% 10% 8% -20% 13% 10% -23%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 41% 40% 39% 38% 38% 33% 27% -18% 40% 33% -18%
Guilty 15% 14% 12% 12% 6% 3% 1% -67% 13% 3% -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% -50% 2% 2% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Drugs

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,055 757 506 639 1,316 1,285 1,499 17% 739 1,367 85%
Diversion 2,333 1,544 1,235 1,016 1,081 817 471 -42% 1,532 790 -48%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 649 708 718 705 717 669 257 -62% 695 548 -21%
Guilty 1,636 1,409 1,001 893 571 134 26 -81% 1,235 244 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 82 64 48 48 20 17 1 -94% 60 13 -78%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 49 49 38 38 50 15 20 33% 44 28 -36%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 928 841 853 1,064 1,860 1,975 952 -52% 922 1,596 73%
Diversion 447 364 401 432 395 316 138 -56% 411 283 -31%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2,961 2,573 2,308 2,108 2,029 1,622 533 -67% 2,488 1,395 -44%
Guilty 951 766 645 587 272 152 42 -72% 737 155 -79%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 176 182 148 144 95 71 19 -73% 162 62 -62%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 67 134 54 54 79 42 32 -24% 77 51 -34%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 737 639 572 787 703 863 164 -81% 684 577 -16%
Diversion 411 741 776 527 552 526 120 -77% 614 399 -35%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1,373 1,107 1,000 819 803 535 156 -71% 1,075 498 -54%
Guilty 491 404 319 416 206 138 48 -65% 408 131 -68%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 175 130 146 329 223 75 27 -64% 195 108 -45%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 47 42 38 19 26 23 6 -74% 36 18 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2,720 2,237 1,931 2,490 3,879 4,123 2,615 -37% 2,344 3,539 51%
Diversion 3,191 2,649 2,412 1,975 2,028 1,659 729 -56% 2,557 1,472 -42%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4,983 4,388 4,026 3,632 3,549 2,826 946 -67% 4,257 2,440 -43%
Guilty 3,078 2,579 1,965 1,896 1,049 424 116 -73% 2,380 530 -78%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 433 376 342 521 338 163 47 -71% 418 183 -56%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 163 225 130 111 155 80 58 -28% 157 98 -38%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18% 17% 14% 19% 35% 44% 66% 50% 17% 48% 182%
Diversion 40% 34% 35% 30% 29% 28% 21% -25% 35% 26% -26%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11% 16% 20% 21% 19% 23% 11% -52% 17% 18% 6%
Guilty 28% 31% 28% 27% 15% 5% 1% -80% 28% 7% -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% -100% 1% 1% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 17% 17% 19% 24% 39% 47% 55% 17% 19% 47% 147%
Diversion 8% 7% 9% 10% 8% 8% 8% 0% 8% 8% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 54% 53% 52% 48% 43% 39% 31% -21% 52% 38% -27%
Guilty 17% 16% 15% 13% 6% 4% 2% -50% 15% 4% -73%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 4% 3% 3% 2% 2% 1% -50% 3% 2% -33%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 3% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 100% 2% 2% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 23% 21% 20% 27% 28% 40% 31% -22% 23% 33% 43%
Diversion 13% 24% 27% 18% 22% 24% 23% -4% 20% 23% 15%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 42% 36% 35% 28% 32% 25% 30% 20% 35% 29% -17%
Guilty 15% 13% 11% 14% 8% 6% 9% 50% 13% 8% -38%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 4% 5% 11% 9% 3% 5% 67% 6% 6% 0%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 18% 18% 23% 35% 44% 58% 32% 20% 46% 130%
Diversion 22% 21% 22% 19% 18% 18% 16% -11% 21% 17% -19%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 34% 35% 37% 34% 32% 30% 21% -30% 35% 28% -20%
Guilty 21% 21% 18% 18% 10% 5% 3% -40% 20% 6% -70%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 3% 5% 3% 2% 1% -50% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 1% 1% 0%

Firearms

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 182 143 220 242 361 399 195 -51% 197 318 61%
Diversion 19 24 23 22 55 69 9 -87% 22 44 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 467 456 463 474 684 435 192 -56% 465 437 -6%
Guilty 81 132 108 68 43 38 14 -63% 97 32 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 63 48 62 55 48 53 12 -77% 57 38 -33%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 3 6 1 2 5 3 -40% 3 3 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 182 143 220 242 361 399 195 -51% 197 318 61%
Diversion 19 24 23 22 55 69 9 -87% 22 44 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 467 456 463 474 684 435 192 -56% 465 437 -6%
Guilty 81 132 108 68 43 38 14 -63% 97 32 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 63 48 62 55 48 53 12 -77% 57 38 -33%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 3 6 1 2 5 3 -40% 3 3 0%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 22% 18% 25% 28% 30% 40% 46% 15% 23% 39% 70%
Diversion 2% 3% 3% 3% 5% 7% 2% -71% 3% 5% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 57% 57% 52% 55% 57% 44% 45% 2% 55% 49% -11%
Guilty 10% 16% 12% 8% 4% 4% 3% -25% 12% 4% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8% 6% 7% 6% 4% 5% 3% -40% 7% 4% -43%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% Inf%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 22% 18% 25% 28% 30% 40% 46% 15% 23% 39% 70%
Diversion 2% 3% 3% 3% 5% 7% 2% -71% 3% 5% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 57% 57% 52% 55% 57% 44% 45% 2% 55% 49% -11%
Guilty 10% 16% 12% 8% 4% 4% 3% -25% 12% 4% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8% 6% 7% 6% 4% 5% 3% -40% 7% 4% -43%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0% 0% 1% Inf%

Other

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category

Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 16 12 13 15 225 128 64 -50% 14 139 893%
Diversion 115 162 132 143 88 32 0 -100% 138 40 -71%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 81 107 85 106 54 25 1 -96% 95 27 -72%
Guilty 447 452 261 297 78 24 2 -92% 364 35 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 4 3 5 1 1 0 -100% 5 1 -80%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 12 14 9 12 6 31 11 -65% 12 16 33%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1 4 5 4 15 10 21 110% 4 15 275%
Diversion 123 116 106 92 68 46 24 -48% 109 46 -58%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11 20 13 18 11 14 4 -71% 16 10 -38%
Guilty 20 33 17 20 11 4 0 -100% 22 5 -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 8 7 6 4 1 0 -100% 7 2 -71%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 134 121 109 148 137 163 92 -44% 128 131 2%
Diversion 5 13 11 5 9 10 4 -60% 8 8 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 68 103 75 61 62 40 13 -68% 77 38 -51%
Guilty 38 41 49 39 24 8 8 0% 42 13 -69%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 35 34 32 22 15 12 8 -33% 31 12 -61%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 -100% 1 0 -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 151 137 127 167 377 301 177 -41% 146 285 95%
Diversion 243 291 249 240 165 88 28 -68% 256 94 -63%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 160 230 173 185 127 79 18 -77% 187 75 -60%
Guilty 505 526 327 356 113 36 10 -72% 428 53 -88%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 49 46 42 33 20 14 8 -43% 42 14 -67%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 13 17 10 13 6 32 11 -66% 13 16 23%

Rates

Data: YTD Case Outcomes by Offense Category
Offense Category Disposition Type 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2% 2% 3% 3% 50% 53% 82% 55% 2% 62% 3000%
Diversion 17% 22% 26% 25% 19% 13% 0% -100% 22% 11% -50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 12% 14% 17% 18% 12% 10% 1% -90% 15% 8% -47%
Guilty 66% 60% 52% 51% 17% 10% 3% -70% 57% 10% -82%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 1% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 13% 14% 8% 2% 9% 350%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1% 2% 3% 3% 14% 13% 43% 231% 2% 23% 1050%
Diversion 75% 64% 71% 66% 62% 61% 49% -20% 69% 57% -17%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 11% 9% 13% 10% 19% 8% -58% 10% 12% 20%
Guilty 12% 18% 11% 14% 10% 5% 0% -100% 14% 5% -64%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 5% 4% 4% 1% 0% -100% 4% 2% -50%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 48% 38% 39% 54% 55% 70% 74% 6% 45% 66% 47%
Diversion 2% 4% 4% 2% 4% 4% 3% -25% 3% 4% 33%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 24% 33% 27% 22% 25% 17% 10% -41% 26% 17% -35%
Guilty 14% 13% 18% 14% 10% 3% 6% 100% 15% 6% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 12% 11% 12% 8% 6% 5% 6% 20% 11% 6% -45%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13% 11% 14% 17% 47% 55% 70% 27% 14% 57% 307%
Diversion 22% 23% 27% 24% 20% 16% 11% -31% 24% 16% -33%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 14% 18% 19% 19% 16% 14% 7% -50% 18% 12% -33%
Guilty 45% 42% 35% 36% 14% 7% 4% -43% 40% 8% -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 5% 3% 2% 3% 3% 0% 4% 3% -25%
Exonerated/Won on Appeal 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 6% 4% -33% 1% 4% 300%