Summary Offense: Case Outcomes

Year to Date Through 08/03/2020

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.

38

Average Diversions

per Month YTD

64%

Diversion Rate

per Summary Adjudication

74

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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 909 810 682 670 1,409 1,612 327 -80% 768 1,116 45%
Diversion 561 631 401 282 324 311 82 -74% 469 239 -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 235 244 129 89 55 59 27 -54% 174 47 -73%
Guilty 1,309 1,314 730 691 473 341 74 -78% 1,011 296 -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 36 79 122 38 121 41 1 -98% 69 54 -22%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18 25 20 18 17 11 4 -64% 20 11 -45%
Diversion 233 123 120 54 34 31 0 -100% 132 22 -83%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 12 13 6 5 1 0 0 0% 9 0 -100%
Guilty 146 158 123 44 14 6 5 -17% 118 8 -93%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 10 11 25 3 7 1 0 -100% 12 3 -75%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,051 1,153 473 222 282 289 70 -76% 725 214 -70%
Diversion 1,000 681 378 196 124 97 32 -67% 564 84 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 543 549 141 49 15 12 1 -92% 320 9 -97%
Guilty 5,235 4,650 1,746 712 264 100 12 -88% 3,086 125 -96%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 206 350 468 80 76 14 3 -79% 276 31 -89%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,134 1,219 844 642 774 896 156 -83% 960 609 -37%
Diversion 799 566 418 261 451 276 173 -37% 511 300 -41%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 674 697 236 115 76 73 15 -79% 430 55 -87%
Guilty 3,170 3,245 1,415 925 518 353 24 -93% 2,189 298 -86%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 160 280 330 115 99 32 10 -69% 221 47 -79%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 3,112 3,207 2,019 1,552 2,482 2,808 557 -80% 2,472 1,949 -21%
Diversion 2,593 2,001 1,317 793 933 715 287 -60% 1,676 645 -62%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1,464 1,503 512 258 147 144 43 -70% 934 111 -88%
Guilty 9,860 9,367 4,014 2,372 1,269 800 115 -86% 6,403 728 -89%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 412 720 945 236 303 88 14 -84% 578 135 -77%

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 30% 26% 33% 38% 59% 68% 64% -6% 32% 64% 100%
Diversion 18% 21% 19% 16% 14% 13% 16% 23% 18% 14% -22%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 8% 6% 5% 2% 2% 5% 150% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 43% 43% 35% 39% 20% 14% 14% 0% 40% 16% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 6% 2% 5% 2% 0% -100% 3% 2% -33%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 4% 8% 7% 15% 23% 22% 44% 100% 8% 30% 275%
Diversion 56% 37% 41% 44% 47% 63% 0% -100% 44% 37% -16%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3% 4% 2% 4% 1% 0% 0% 0% 3% 0% -100%
Guilty 35% 48% 42% 35% 19% 12% 56% 367% 40% 29% -28%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 9% 2% 10% 2% 0% -100% 4% 4% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13% 16% 15% 18% 37% 56% 59% 5% 16% 51% 219%
Diversion 12% 9% 12% 16% 16% 19% 27% 42% 12% 21% 75%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 7% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 6% 2% -67%
Guilty 65% 63% 54% 57% 35% 20% 10% -50% 60% 22% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 5% 15% 6% 10% 3% 3% 0% 7% 5% -29%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 20% 26% 31% 40% 55% 41% -25% 24% 45% 88%
Diversion 13% 9% 13% 13% 24% 17% 46% 171% 12% 29% 142%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 11% 12% 7% 6% 4% 4% 4% 0% 9% 4% -56%
Guilty 53% 54% 44% 45% 27% 22% 6% -73% 49% 18% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 5% 10% 6% 5% 2% 3% 50% 6% 3% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18% 19% 23% 30% 48% 62% 55% -11% 22% 55% 150%
Diversion 15% 12% 15% 15% 18% 16% 28% 75% 14% 21% 50%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 9% 6% 5% 3% 3% 4% 33% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 57% 56% 46% 46% 25% 18% 11% -39% 51% 18% -65%
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 619 523 526 469 881 972 272 -72% 534 708 33%
Diversion 366 335 274 158 194 182 73 -60% 283 150 -47%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 126 125 78 50 33 45 25 -44% 95 34 -64%
Guilty 209 172 159 90 39 94 71 -24% 158 68 -57%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4 21 48 4 12 10 1 -90% 19 8 -58%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 7 4 5 2 5 12 3 -75% 4 7 75%
Diversion 2 2 0 2 1 3 2 -33% 2 2 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0 1 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 214 239 133 176 486 593 40 -93% 190 373 96%
Diversion 185 289 125 109 126 124 7 -94% 177 86 -51%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 90 103 40 33 18 14 1 -93% 66 11 -83%
Guilty 1,073 1,109 539 590 424 242 2 -99% 828 223 -73%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 22 55 61 32 107 29 0 -100% 42 45 7%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 69 44 18 23 37 35 12 -66% 38 28 -26%
Diversion 8 5 2 13 3 2 0 -100% 7 2 -71%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 19 15 11 5 4 0 0 0% 12 1 -92%
Guilty 27 31 31 11 10 5 1 -80% 25 5 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 10 3 12 1 2 2 0 -100% 6 1 -83%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 909 810 682 670 1,409 1,612 327 -80% 768 1,116 45%
Diversion 561 631 401 282 324 311 82 -74% 469 239 -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 235 244 129 89 55 59 27 -54% 174 47 -73%
Guilty 1,309 1,314 730 691 473 341 74 -78% 1,011 296 -71%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 36 79 122 38 121 41 1 -98% 69 54 -22%

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 47% 44% 48% 61% 76% 75% 62% -17% 50% 71% 42%
Diversion 28% 28% 25% 20% 17% 14% 17% 21% 25% 16% -36%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 10% 11% 7% 6% 3% 3% 6% 100% 8% 4% -50%
Guilty 16% 15% 15% 12% 3% 7% 16% 129% 14% 9% -36%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 2% 4% 1% 1% 1% 0% -100% 2% 1% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 78% 44% 71% 33% 83% 80% 50% -38% 56% 71% 27%
Diversion 22% 22% 0% 33% 17% 20% 33% 65% 19% 23% 21%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0% 11% 0% 17% 0% 0% 17% Inf% 7% 6% -14%
Guilty 0% 22% 14% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 9% 0% -100%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 0% 14% 17% 0% 0% 0% 0% 8% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14% 13% 15% 19% 42% 59% 80% 36% 15% 60% 300%
Diversion 12% 16% 14% 12% 11% 12% 14% 17% 14% 12% -14%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 6% 4% 4% 2% 1% 2% 100% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 68% 62% 60% 63% 37% 24% 4% -83% 63% 22% -65%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 7% 3% 9% 3% 0% -100% 4% 4% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 52% 45% 24% 43% 66% 80% 92% 15% 41% 79% 93%
Diversion 6% 5% 3% 25% 5% 5% 0% -100% 10% 3% -70%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 14% 15% 15% 9% 7% 0% 0% 0% 13% 2% -85%
Guilty 20% 32% 42% 21% 18% 11% 8% -27% 29% 12% -59%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 8% 3% 16% 2% 4% 5% 0% -100% 7% 3% -57%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 30% 26% 33% 38% 59% 68% 64% -6% 32% 64% 100%
Diversion 18% 21% 19% 16% 14% 13% 16% 23% 18% 14% -22%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 8% 6% 5% 2% 2% 5% 150% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 43% 43% 35% 39% 20% 14% 14% 0% 40% 16% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 3% 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 6 8 3 2 2 5 3 -40% 5 3 -40%
Diversion 190 88 96 44 23 26 0 -100% 104 16 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 26 14 10 10 3 2 5 150% 15 3 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 5 1 2 3 1 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12 17 17 16 15 6 1 -83% 16 7 -56%
Diversion 43 35 24 10 11 5 0 -100% 28 5 -82%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7 12 5 4 0 0 0 0% 7 0 -100%
Guilty 120 144 113 34 11 4 0 -100% 103 5 -95%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 6 24 1 4 0 0 0% 10 1 -90%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 18 25 20 18 17 11 4 -64% 20 11 -45%
Diversion 233 123 120 54 34 31 0 -100% 132 22 -83%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 12 13 6 5 1 0 0 0% 9 0 -100%
Guilty 146 158 123 44 14 6 5 -17% 118 8 -93%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 10 11 25 3 7 1 0 -100% 12 3 -75%

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 3% 7% 3% 3% 6% 15% 38% 153% 4% 20% 400%
Diversion 83% 76% 86% 75% 72% 76% 0% -100% 80% 49% -39%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 1% 1% 2% 3% 0% 0% 0% 2% 1% -50%
Guilty 11% 12% 9% 17% 9% 6% 62% 933% 12% 26% 117%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 1% 4% 1% 3% 9% 3% 0% -100% 2% 4% 100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 6% 8% 9% 25% 37% 40% 100% 150% 12% 59% 392%
Diversion 23% 16% 13% 15% 27% 33% 0% -100% 17% 20% 18%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 6% 3% 6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 5% 0% -100%
Guilty 63% 67% 62% 52% 27% 27% 0% -100% 61% 18% -70%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 3% 13% 2% 10% 0% 0% 0% 6% 3% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 4% 8% 7% 15% 23% 22% 44% 100% 8% 30% 275%
Diversion 56% 37% 41% 44% 47% 63% 0% -100% 44% 37% -16%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3% 4% 2% 4% 1% 0% 0% 0% 3% 0% -100%
Guilty 35% 48% 42% 35% 19% 12% 56% 367% 40% 29% -28%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 9% 2% 10% 2% 0% -100% 4% 4% 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 117 91 118 80 102 85 28 -67% 102 72 -29%
Diversion 118 86 71 85 38 24 15 -38% 90 26 -71%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 60 25 18 17 7 1 1 0% 30 3 -90%
Guilty 561 435 410 462 114 30 7 -77% 467 50 -89%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 27 21 110 52 36 2 1 -50% 52 13 -75%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 181 185 106 74 106 126 28 -78% 136 87 -36%
Diversion 405 240 205 82 70 63 16 -75% 233 50 -79%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 66 62 36 9 2 4 0 -100% 43 2 -95%
Guilty 745 624 398 115 73 36 4 -89% 470 38 -92%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 57 71 79 19 26 8 2 -75% 56 12 -79%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 753 877 249 68 74 78 14 -82% 487 55 -89%
Diversion 477 355 102 29 16 10 1 -90% 241 9 -96%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 417 462 87 23 6 7 0 -100% 247 4 -98%
Guilty 3,929 3,591 938 135 77 34 1 -97% 2,148 37 -98%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 122 258 279 9 14 4 0 -100% 167 6 -96%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1,051 1,153 473 222 282 289 70 -76% 725 214 -70%
Diversion 1,000 681 378 196 124 97 32 -67% 564 84 -85%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 543 549 141 49 15 12 1 -92% 320 9 -97%
Guilty 5,235 4,650 1,746 712 264 100 12 -88% 3,086 125 -96%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 206 350 468 80 76 14 3 -79% 276 31 -89%

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 13% 14% 16% 11% 34% 60% 54% -10% 14% 49% 250%
Diversion 13% 13% 10% 12% 13% 17% 29% 71% 12% 20% 67%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 4% 2% 2% 2% 1% 2% 100% 4% 2% -50%
Guilty 64% 66% 56% 66% 38% 21% 13% -38% 63% 24% -62%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 3% 15% 7% 12% 1% 2% 100% 7% 5% -29%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 16% 13% 25% 38% 53% 56% 6% 16% 49% 206%
Diversion 28% 20% 25% 27% 25% 27% 32% 19% 25% 28% 12%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 5% 4% 3% 1% 2% 0% -100% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 51% 53% 48% 38% 26% 15% 8% -47% 48% 16% -67%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 6% 10% 6% 9% 3% 4% 33% 6% 5% -17%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13% 16% 15% 26% 40% 59% 88% 49% 18% 62% 244%
Diversion 8% 6% 6% 11% 9% 8% 6% -25% 8% 8% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 8% 5% 9% 3% 5% 0% -100% 7% 3% -57%
Guilty 69% 65% 57% 51% 41% 26% 6% -77% 60% 24% -60%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 5% 17% 3% 7% 3% 0% -100% 7% 3% -57%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 13% 16% 15% 18% 37% 56% 59% 5% 16% 51% 219%
Diversion 12% 9% 12% 16% 16% 19% 27% 42% 12% 21% 75%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 7% 7% 4% 4% 2% 2% 1% -50% 6% 2% -67%
Guilty 65% 63% 54% 57% 35% 20% 10% -50% 60% 22% -63%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 5% 15% 6% 10% 3% 3% 0% 7% 5% -29%