Summary Offense: Case Outcomes

Year to Date Through 04/01/2020

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.

90

Average Diversions

per Month YTD

64%

Diversion Rate

per Summary Adjudication

82

Proportion of Retail Theft Cases

Resolved as Summaries

2

Minor Violations Adjudicated

YTD

All Offenses

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 540 355 292 296 395 742 294 -60% 371 477 29%
Diversion 293 304 147 135 104 122 82 -33% 220 103 -53%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 99 103 37 41 21 29 27 -7% 70 26 -63%
Guilty 494 677 259 273 284 139 75 -46% 426 166 -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 18 33 64 27 95 19 1 -95% 36 38 6%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 7 12 7 12 3 8 4 -50% 10 5 -50%
Diversion 124 48 32 11 11 3 0 -100% 54 5 -91%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3 5 1 1 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 63 59 45 14 10 2 5 150% 45 6 -87%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8 5 12 2 5 0 0 0% 7 2 -71%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 441 533 203 95 94 152 66 -57% 318 104 -67%
Diversion 470 274 116 61 45 27 32 19% 230 35 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 185 173 51 18 7 5 1 -80% 107 4 -96%
Guilty 1,933 1,558 749 264 144 42 12 -71% 1,126 66 -94%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 126 91 326 34 55 4 3 -25% 144 21 -85%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 524 537 335 275 303 484 151 -69% 418 313 -25%
Diversion 391 257 145 76 179 98 173 77% 217 150 -31%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 255 246 74 40 34 37 15 -59% 154 29 -81%
Guilty 1,197 1,171 528 335 271 154 24 -84% 808 150 -81%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 94 88 197 58 70 6 10 67% 109 29 -73%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,512 1,437 837 678 795 1,386 515 -63% 1,116 899 -19%
Diversion 1,278 883 440 283 339 250 287 15% 721 292 -60%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 542 527 163 100 62 71 43 -39% 333 59 -82%
Guilty 3,687 3,465 1,581 886 709 337 116 -66% 2,405 387 -84%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 246 217 599 121 225 29 14 -52% 296 89 -70%

Rates

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 37% 24% 37% 38% 44% 71% 61% -14% 34% 59% 74%
Diversion 20% 21% 18% 17% 12% 12% 17% 42% 19% 14% -26%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 7% 5% 5% 2% 3% 6% 100% 6% 4% -33%
Guilty 34% 46% 32% 35% 32% 13% 16% 23% 37% 20% -46%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 2% 8% 3% 11% 2% 0% -100% 4% 4% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 3% 9% 7% 30% 10% 62% 44% -29% 12% 39% 225%
Diversion 60% 37% 33% 28% 38% 23% 0% -100% 40% 20% -50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1% 4% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% -100%
Guilty 31% 46% 46% 35% 34% 15% 56% 273% 40% 35% -12%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 12% 5% 17% 0% 0% 0% 6% 6% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14% 20% 14% 20% 27% 66% 58% -12% 17% 50% 194%
Diversion 15% 10% 8% 13% 13% 12% 28% 133% 12% 18% 50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 7% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 61% 59% 52% 56% 42% 18% 11% -39% 57% 24% -58%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 3% 23% 7% 16% 2% 3% 50% 9% 7% -22%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 21% 23% 26% 35% 35% 62% 40% -35% 26% 46% 77%
Diversion 16% 11% 11% 10% 21% 13% 46% 254% 12% 27% 125%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 10% 11% 6% 5% 4% 5% 4% -20% 8% 4% -50%
Guilty 49% 51% 41% 43% 32% 20% 6% -70% 46% 19% -59%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 15% 7% 8% 1% 3% 200% 8% 4% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 21% 22% 23% 33% 37% 67% 53% -21% 25% 52% 108%
Diversion 18% 14% 12% 14% 16% 12% 29% 142% 14% 19% 36%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 8% 5% 5% 3% 3% 4% 33% 6% 3% -50%
Guilty 51% 53% 44% 43% 33% 16% 12% -25% 48% 20% -58%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 17% 6% 11% 1% 1% 0% 7% 4% -43%

Property

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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 389 221 234 204 219 364 242 -34% 262 275 5%
Diversion 209 158 108 70 60 63 73 16% 136 65 -52%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 59 56 23 26 10 20 25 25% 41 18 -56%
Guilty 71 88 65 54 21 54 72 33% 70 49 -30%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1 5 31 2 11 10 1 -90% 10 7 -30%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2 1 3 0 2 7 3 -57% 2 4 100%
Diversion 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0% 1 1 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Inf% 0 0 0%
Guilty 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 119 115 52 77 159 352 37 -89% 91 183 101%
Diversion 79 142 39 56 42 55 7 -87% 79 35 -56%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 33 39 12 12 9 9 1 -89% 24 6 -75%
Guilty 413 570 177 213 258 82 2 -98% 343 114 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 9 28 25 25 82 8 0 -100% 22 30 36%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 30 18 3 15 15 19 12 -37% 16 15 -6%
Diversion 3 2 0 8 2 2 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7 8 2 2 2 0 0 0% 5 1 -80%
Guilty 10 17 17 6 5 3 1 -67% 12 3 -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8 0 7 0 2 1 0 -100% 4 1 -75%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 540 355 292 296 395 742 294 -60% 371 477 29%
Diversion 293 304 147 135 104 122 82 -33% 220 103 -53%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 99 103 37 41 21 29 27 -7% 70 26 -63%
Guilty 494 677 259 273 284 139 75 -46% 426 166 -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 18 33 64 27 95 19 1 -95% 36 38 6%

Rates

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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 53% 42% 51% 57% 68% 71% 59% -17% 51% 66% 29%
Diversion 29% 30% 23% 20% 19% 12% 18% 50% 26% 16% -38%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 11% 5% 7% 3% 4% 6% 50% 8% 4% -50%
Guilty 10% 17% 14% 15% 7% 11% 17% 55% 14% 12% -14%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 1% 7% 1% 3% 2% 0% -100% 2% 2% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 50% 20% 75% 0% 100% 78% 50% -36% 36% 76% 111%
Diversion 50% 40% 0% 50% 0% 22% 33% 50% 35% 18% -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0% 0% 0% 50% 0% 0% 17% Inf% 12% 6% -50%
Guilty 0% 40% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 0% -100%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 0% 25% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 6% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18% 13% 17% 20% 29% 70% 79% 13% 17% 59% 247%
Diversion 12% 16% 13% 15% 8% 11% 15% 36% 14% 11% -21%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 4% 4% 3% 2% 2% 2% 0% 4% 2% -50%
Guilty 63% 64% 58% 56% 47% 16% 4% -75% 60% 22% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 8% 7% 15% 2% 0% -100% 5% 6% 20%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 52% 40% 10% 48% 58% 76% 92% 21% 38% 75% 97%
Diversion 5% 4% 0% 26% 8% 8% 0% -100% 9% 5% -44%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 12% 18% 7% 6% 8% 0% 0% 0% 11% 3% -73%
Guilty 17% 38% 59% 19% 19% 12% 8% -33% 33% 13% -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 14% 0% 24% 0% 8% 4% 0% -100% 10% 4% -60%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 37% 24% 37% 38% 44% 71% 61% -14% 34% 59% 74%
Diversion 20% 21% 18% 17% 12% 12% 17% 42% 19% 14% -26%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 7% 5% 5% 2% 3% 6% 100% 6% 4% -33%
Guilty 34% 46% 32% 35% 32% 13% 16% 23% 37% 20% -46%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 2% 8% 3% 11% 2% 0% -100% 4% 4% 0%

Drugs

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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 6 1 1 1 3 3 0% 2 2 0%
Diversion 99 33 22 6 7 1 0 -100% 40 3 -92%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0% 1 0 -100%
Guilty 11 5 5 3 2 0 5 Inf% 6 2 -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 2 1 2 1 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 6 6 6 11 2 5 1 -80% 7 3 -57%
Diversion 25 15 10 5 4 2 0 -100% 14 2 -86%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 52 54 40 11 8 2 0 -100% 39 3 -92%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5 3 11 0 4 0 0 0% 5 1 -80%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 7 12 7 12 3 8 4 -50% 10 5 -50%
Diversion 124 48 32 11 11 3 0 -100% 54 5 -91%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3 5 1 1 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 63 59 45 14 10 2 5 150% 45 6 -87%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8 5 12 2 5 0 0 0% 7 2 -71%

Rates

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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% 13% 3% 8% 9% 75% 38% -49% 6% 41% 583%
Diversion 85% 70% 76% 50% 64% 25% 0% -100% 70% 30% -57%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100%
Guilty 9% 11% 17% 25% 18% 0% 62% Inf% 16% 27% 69%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 4% 3% 17% 9% 0% 0% 0% 7% 3% -57%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 7% 7% 9% 39% 11% 56% 100% 79% 16% 56% 250%
Diversion 28% 18% 15% 18% 22% 22% 0% -100% 20% 15% -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1% 5% 1% 4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 3% 0% -100%
Guilty 58% 66% 59% 39% 44% 22% 0% -100% 56% 22% -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6% 4% 16% 0% 22% 0% 0% 0% 6% 7% 17%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 3% 9% 7% 30% 10% 62% 44% -29% 12% 39% 225%
Diversion 60% 37% 33% 28% 38% 23% 0% -100% 40% 20% -50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1% 4% 1% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% -100%
Guilty 31% 46% 46% 35% 34% 15% 56% 273% 40% 35% -12%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 4% 12% 5% 17% 0% 0% 0% 6% 6% 0%

Other

Raw Counts

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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 55 56 40 22 26 43 27 -37% 43 32 -26%
Diversion 47 25 13 31 9 7 15 114% 29 10 -66%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 16 10 4 6 2 0 1 Inf% 9 1 -89%
Guilty 156 125 109 170 69 19 7 -63% 140 32 -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 15 8 79 16 31 1 1 0% 30 11 -63%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 79 80 51 36 44 67 25 -63% 62 45 -27%
Diversion 223 112 64 19 30 20 16 -20% 104 22 -79%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 23 29 11 4 2 2 0 -100% 17 1 -94%
Guilty 328 242 167 48 38 18 4 -78% 196 20 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 38 26 50 10 18 3 2 -33% 31 8 -74%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 307 397 112 37 24 42 14 -67% 213 27 -87%
Diversion 200 137 39 11 6 0 1 Inf% 97 2 -98%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 146 134 36 8 3 3 0 -100% 81 2 -98%
Guilty 1,449 1,191 473 46 37 5 1 -80% 790 14 -98%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 73 57 197 8 6 0 0 0% 84 2 -98%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 441 533 203 95 94 152 66 -57% 318 104 -67%
Diversion 470 274 116 61 45 27 32 19% 230 35 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 185 173 51 18 7 5 1 -80% 107 4 -96%
Guilty 1,933 1,558 749 264 144 42 12 -71% 1,126 66 -94%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 126 91 326 34 55 4 3 -25% 144 21 -85%

Rates

Data: YTD Summary Offense 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 19% 25% 16% 9% 19% 61% 53% -13% 17% 44% 159%
Diversion 16% 11% 5% 13% 7% 10% 29% 190% 11% 15% 36%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 4% 2% 2% 1% 0% 2% Inf% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 54% 56% 44% 69% 50% 27% 14% -48% 56% 30% -46%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 4% 32% 7% 23% 1% 2% 100% 12% 9% -25%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 11% 16% 15% 31% 33% 61% 53% -13% 18% 49% 172%
Diversion 32% 23% 19% 16% 23% 18% 34% 89% 22% 25% 14%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3% 6% 3% 3% 2% 2% 0% -100% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 47% 49% 49% 41% 29% 16% 9% -44% 46% 18% -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 5% 15% 9% 14% 3% 4% 33% 8% 7% -12%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14% 21% 13% 34% 32% 84% 88% 5% 20% 68% 240%
Diversion 9% 7% 5% 10% 8% 0% 6% Inf% 8% 5% -38%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 7% 4% 7% 4% 6% 0% -100% 6% 3% -50%
Guilty 67% 62% 55% 42% 49% 10% 6% -40% 56% 22% -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 23% 7% 8% 0% 0% 0% 9% 3% -67%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14% 20% 14% 20% 27% 66% 58% -12% 17% 50% 194%
Diversion 15% 10% 8% 13% 13% 12% 28% 133% 12% 18% 50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 7% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 61% 59% 52% 56% 42% 18% 11% -39% 57% 24% -58%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 3% 23% 7% 16% 2% 3% 50% 9% 7% -22%