Summary Offense: Case Outcomes

Year to Date Through 07/10/2020

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.

43

Average Diversions

per Month YTD

64%

Diversion Rate

per Summary Adjudication

75

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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 830 766 612 641 1,241 1,428 314 -78% 712 994 40%
Diversion 493 555 371 253 270 285 82 -71% 418 212 -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 204 221 117 82 50 57 27 -53% 156 45 -71%
Guilty 1,131 1,184 631 644 424 328 74 -77% 898 275 -69%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 32 65 118 33 108 40 1 -98% 62 50 -19%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12 22 19 18 15 9 4 -56% 18 9 -50%
Diversion 206 100 116 47 26 22 0 -100% 117 16 -86%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11 10 5 4 1 0 0 0% 8 0 -100%
Guilty 123 132 107 42 13 6 5 -17% 101 8 -92%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 9 8 24 3 7 1 0 -100% 11 3 -73%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 779 1,055 431 211 257 260 69 -73% 619 195 -68%
Diversion 880 555 353 168 101 82 32 -61% 489 72 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 456 471 132 45 14 11 1 -91% 276 9 -97%
Guilty 4,373 3,698 1,568 611 242 91 12 -87% 2,562 115 -96%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 187 252 453 75 69 12 3 -75% 242 28 -88%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 977 1,092 740 597 697 807 154 -81% 852 553 -35%
Diversion 727 483 400 236 360 259 173 -33% 462 264 -43%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 570 597 215 103 67 62 15 -76% 371 48 -87%
Guilty 2,704 2,576 1,248 825 451 324 24 -93% 1,838 266 -86%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 138 217 306 107 91 28 10 -64% 192 43 -78%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2,598 2,935 1,802 1,467 2,210 2,504 541 -78% 2,200 1,752 -20%
Diversion 2,306 1,693 1,240 704 757 648 287 -56% 1,486 564 -62%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1,241 1,299 469 234 132 130 43 -67% 811 102 -87%
Guilty 8,331 7,590 3,554 2,122 1,130 749 115 -85% 5,399 665 -88%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 366 542 901 218 275 81 14 -83% 507 123 -76%

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 31% 27% 33% 39% 59% 67% 63% -6% 32% 63% 97%
Diversion 18% 20% 20% 15% 13% 13% 16% 23% 18% 14% -22%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 8% 6% 5% 2% 3% 5% 67% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 42% 42% 34% 39% 20% 15% 15% 0% 39% 17% -56%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 2% 6% 2% 5% 2% 0% -100% 3% 2% -33%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 3% 8% 7% 16% 24% 24% 44% 83% 8% 31% 288%
Diversion 57% 37% 43% 41% 42% 58% 0% -100% 44% 33% -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3% 4% 2% 4% 2% 0% 0% 0% 3% 1% -67%
Guilty 34% 49% 39% 37% 21% 16% 56% 250% 40% 31% -22%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 9% 3% 11% 3% 0% -100% 4% 5% 25%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 17% 15% 19% 38% 57% 59% 4% 16% 51% 219%
Diversion 13% 9% 12% 15% 15% 18% 27% 50% 12% 20% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 8% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 6% 2% -67%
Guilty 66% 61% 53% 55% 35% 20% 10% -50% 59% 22% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 4% 15% 7% 10% 3% 3% 0% 7% 5% -29%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 22% 25% 32% 42% 55% 41% -25% 24% 46% 92%
Diversion 14% 10% 14% 13% 22% 18% 46% 156% 13% 29% 123%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11% 12% 7% 6% 4% 4% 4% 0% 9% 4% -56%
Guilty 53% 52% 43% 44% 27% 22% 6% -73% 48% 18% -62%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 4% 11% 6% 5% 2% 3% 50% 6% 3% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18% 21% 23% 31% 49% 61% 54% -11% 23% 55% 139%
Diversion 16% 12% 16% 15% 17% 16% 29% 81% 15% 21% 40%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 9% 6% 5% 3% 3% 4% 33% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 56% 54% 45% 45% 25% 18% 12% -33% 50% 18% -64%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 4% 11% 5% 6% 2% 1% -50% 6% 3% -50%

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 577 490 467 444 761 818 260 -68% 494 613 24%
Diversion 323 292 257 139 162 166 73 -56% 253 134 -47%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 114 116 68 47 30 44 25 -43% 86 33 -62%
Guilty 180 155 144 85 33 93 71 -24% 141 66 -53%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4 13 47 2 11 10 1 -90% 16 7 -56%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 5 4 5 2 3 11 3 -73% 4 6 50%
Diversion 2 2 0 2 1 3 2 -33% 2 2 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 Inf% 0 0 0%
Guilty 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0% 1 0 -100%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 192 230 124 173 445 568 39 -93% 180 351 95%
Diversion 160 256 112 99 104 114 7 -94% 157 75 -52%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 72 90 40 29 17 13 1 -92% 58 10 -83%
Guilty 926 1,000 456 548 383 230 2 -99% 732 205 -72%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 19 49 58 30 95 28 0 -100% 39 41 5%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 56 42 16 22 32 31 12 -61% 34 25 -26%
Diversion 8 5 2 13 3 2 0 -100% 7 2 -71%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 18 15 9 5 3 0 0 0% 12 1 -92%
Guilty 25 27 30 11 8 5 1 -80% 23 5 -78%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 9 3 12 0 2 2 0 -100% 6 1 -83%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 830 766 612 641 1,241 1,428 314 -78% 712 994 40%
Diversion 493 555 371 253 270 285 82 -71% 418 212 -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 204 221 117 82 50 57 27 -53% 156 45 -71%
Guilty 1,131 1,184 631 644 424 328 74 -77% 898 275 -69%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 32 65 118 33 108 40 1 -98% 62 50 -19%

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 48% 46% 48% 62% 76% 72% 60% -17% 51% 69% 35%
Diversion 27% 27% 26% 19% 16% 15% 17% 13% 25% 16% -36%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 10% 11% 7% 7% 3% 4% 6% 50% 9% 4% -56%
Guilty 15% 15% 15% 12% 3% 8% 17% 112% 14% 9% -36%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 1% 5% 0% 1% 1% 0% -100% 2% 1% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 71% 50% 71% 33% 75% 79% 50% -37% 56% 68% 21%
Diversion 29% 25% 0% 33% 25% 21% 33% 57% 22% 26% 18%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0% 0% 0% 17% 0% 0% 17% Inf% 4% 6% 50%
Guilty 0% 25% 14% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 0% -100%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 0% 14% 17% 0% 0% 0% 0% 8% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14% 14% 16% 20% 43% 60% 80% 33% 16% 61% 281%
Diversion 12% 16% 14% 11% 10% 12% 14% 17% 13% 12% -8%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 6% 5% 3% 2% 1% 2% 100% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 68% 62% 58% 62% 37% 24% 4% -83% 62% 22% -65%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 7% 3% 9% 3% 0% -100% 4% 4% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 48% 46% 23% 43% 67% 78% 92% 18% 40% 79% 98%
Diversion 7% 5% 3% 25% 6% 5% 0% -100% 10% 4% -60%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 16% 16% 13% 10% 6% 0% 0% 0% 14% 2% -86%
Guilty 22% 29% 43% 22% 17% 12% 8% -33% 29% 12% -59%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8% 3% 17% 0% 4% 5% 0% -100% 7% 3% -57%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 31% 27% 33% 39% 59% 67% 63% -6% 32% 63% 97%
Diversion 18% 20% 20% 15% 13% 13% 16% 23% 18% 14% -22%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 8% 6% 5% 2% 3% 5% 67% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 42% 42% 34% 39% 20% 15% 15% 0% 39% 17% -56%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 2% 6% 2% 5% 2% 0% -100% 3% 2% -33%

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 4 8 2 2 1 4 3 -25% 4 3 -25%
Diversion 166 74 93 38 15 17 0 -100% 93 11 -88%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 20 10 9 9 3 2 5 150% 12 3 -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 3 1 2 3 1 0 -100% 2 1 -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 8 14 17 16 14 5 1 -80% 14 7 -50%
Diversion 40 26 23 9 11 5 0 -100% 24 5 -79%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7 9 5 3 0 0 0 0% 6 0 -100%
Guilty 103 122 98 33 10 4 0 -100% 89 5 -94%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6 5 23 1 4 0 0 0% 9 1 -89%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12 22 19 18 15 9 4 -56% 18 9 -50%
Diversion 206 100 116 47 26 22 0 -100% 117 16 -86%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11 10 5 4 1 0 0 0% 8 0 -100%
Guilty 123 132 107 42 13 6 5 -17% 101 8 -92%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 9 8 24 3 7 1 0 -100% 11 3 -73%

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 2% 8% 2% 4% 4% 17% 38% 124% 4% 20% 400%
Diversion 84% 77% 89% 73% 65% 71% 0% -100% 81% 45% -44%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 1% 0% 2% 4% 0% 0% 0% 1% 1% 0%
Guilty 10% 10% 9% 17% 13% 8% 62% 675% 12% 28% 133%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 1% 4% 13% 4% 0% -100% 2% 6% 200%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 5% 8% 10% 26% 36% 36% 100% 178% 12% 57% 375%
Diversion 24% 15% 14% 15% 28% 36% 0% -100% 17% 21% 24%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 5% 3% 5% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 0% -100%
Guilty 63% 69% 59% 53% 26% 29% 0% -100% 61% 18% -70%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 3% 14% 2% 10% 0% 0% 0% 6% 3% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 3% 8% 7% 16% 24% 24% 44% 83% 8% 31% 288%
Diversion 57% 37% 43% 41% 42% 58% 0% -100% 44% 33% -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3% 4% 2% 4% 2% 0% 0% 0% 3% 1% -67%
Guilty 34% 49% 39% 37% 21% 16% 56% 250% 40% 31% -22%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 9% 3% 11% 3% 0% -100% 4% 5% 25%

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 89 87 89 77 97 77 28 -64% 86 67 -22%
Diversion 93 60 65 70 27 22 15 -32% 72 21 -71%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 53 20 17 15 6 1 1 0% 26 3 -88%
Guilty 456 316 366 388 104 29 7 -76% 382 47 -88%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 23 16 105 49 35 2 1 -50% 48 13 -73%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 142 176 100 66 100 114 27 -76% 121 80 -34%
Diversion 371 207 191 74 61 52 16 -69% 211 43 -80%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 55 58 34 9 2 4 0 -100% 39 2 -95%
Guilty 657 527 355 104 68 34 4 -88% 411 35 -91%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 50 65 76 17 21 6 2 -67% 52 10 -81%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 548 792 242 68 60 69 14 -80% 412 48 -88%
Diversion 416 288 97 24 13 8 1 -88% 206 7 -97%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 348 393 81 21 6 6 0 -100% 211 4 -98%
Guilty 3,260 2,855 847 119 70 28 1 -96% 1,770 33 -98%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 114 171 272 9 13 4 0 -100% 142 6 -96%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 779 1,055 431 211 257 260 69 -73% 619 195 -68%
Diversion 880 555 353 168 101 82 32 -61% 489 72 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 456 471 132 45 14 11 1 -91% 276 9 -97%
Guilty 4,373 3,698 1,568 611 242 91 12 -87% 2,562 115 -96%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 187 252 453 75 69 12 3 -75% 242 28 -88%

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 12% 17% 14% 13% 36% 59% 54% -8% 14% 50% 257%
Diversion 13% 12% 10% 12% 10% 17% 29% 71% 12% 19% 58%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 4% 3% 3% 2% 1% 2% 100% 4% 2% -50%
Guilty 64% 63% 57% 65% 39% 22% 13% -41% 62% 25% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 16% 8% 13% 2% 2% 0% 8% 6% -25%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 11% 17% 13% 24% 40% 54% 55% 2% 16% 50% 212%
Diversion 29% 20% 25% 27% 24% 25% 33% 32% 25% 27% 8%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 6% 4% 3% 1% 2% 0% -100% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 52% 51% 47% 39% 27% 16% 8% -50% 47% 17% -64%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 6% 10% 6% 8% 3% 4% 33% 6% 5% -17%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 18% 16% 28% 37% 60% 88% 47% 18% 62% 244%
Diversion 9% 6% 6% 10% 8% 7% 6% -14% 8% 7% -12%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 9% 5% 9% 4% 5% 0% -100% 8% 3% -62%
Guilty 70% 63% 55% 49% 43% 24% 6% -75% 59% 24% -59%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 4% 18% 4% 8% 3% 0% -100% 7% 4% -43%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 17% 15% 19% 38% 57% 59% 4% 16% 51% 219%
Diversion 13% 9% 12% 15% 15% 18% 27% 50% 12% 20% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 8% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 6% 2% -67%
Guilty 66% 61% 53% 55% 35% 20% 10% -50% 59% 22% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 4% 15% 7% 10% 3% 3% 0% 7% 5% -29%