Summary Offense: Case Outcomes

Year to Date Through 02/23/2020

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.

153

Average Diversions

per Month YTD

74%

Diversion Rate

per Summary Adjudication

83

Proportion of Retail Theft Cases

Resolved as Summaries

1

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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 350 230 197 156 213 409 231 -44% 233 284 22%
Diversion 178 167 66 35 47 122 82 -33% 112 84 -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 48 67 14 20 11 14 16 14% 37 14 -62%
Guilty 267 445 156 170 155 98 52 -47% 260 102 -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 14 30 37 23 63 14 1 -93% 26 26 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1 6 4 9 0 5 1 -80% 5 2 -60%
Diversion 103 35 22 7 6 3 0 -100% 42 3 -93%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 46 33 29 8 6 2 1 -50% 29 3 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 5 11 2 2 0 0 0% 6 1 -83%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 247 313 117 59 48 86 48 -44% 184 61 -67%
Diversion 322 156 59 19 9 27 32 19% 139 23 -83%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 97 95 27 14 5 3 0 -100% 58 3 -95%
Guilty 1,343 996 498 134 90 32 6 -81% 743 43 -94%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 110 76 296 22 24 3 2 -33% 126 10 -92%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 296 292 196 147 148 240 107 -55% 233 165 -29%
Diversion 277 131 60 30 56 98 173 77% 124 109 -12%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 121 147 43 25 15 22 11 -50% 84 16 -81%
Guilty 749 708 373 170 181 100 17 -83% 500 99 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 72 74 163 24 34 4 10 150% 83 16 -81%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 894 841 514 371 409 740 387 -48% 655 512 -22%
Diversion 880 489 207 91 118 250 287 15% 417 218 -48%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 269 311 85 59 31 39 27 -31% 181 32 -82%
Guilty 2,405 2,182 1,056 482 432 232 76 -67% 1,531 247 -84%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 203 185 507 71 123 21 13 -38% 242 52 -79%

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Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 41% 24% 42% 39% 44% 62% 60% -3% 36% 55% 53%
Diversion 21% 18% 14% 9% 10% 19% 21% 11% 16% 17% 6%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 7% 3% 5% 2% 2% 4% 100% 5% 3% -40%
Guilty 31% 47% 33% 42% 32% 15% 14% -7% 38% 20% -47%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 8% 6% 13% 2% 0% -100% 5% 5% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1% 7% 6% 35% 0% 50% 50% 0% 12% 33% 175%
Diversion 64% 43% 33% 27% 43% 30% 0% -100% 42% 24% -43%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 2% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100%
Guilty 29% 41% 43% 31% 43% 20% 50% 150% 36% 38% 6%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 6% 16% 8% 14% 0% 0% 0% 8% 5% -38%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 19% 12% 24% 27% 57% 55% -4% 17% 46% 171%
Diversion 15% 10% 6% 8% 5% 18% 36% 100% 10% 20% 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 6% 3% 6% 3% 2% 0% -100% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 63% 61% 50% 54% 51% 21% 7% -67% 57% 26% -54%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 5% 30% 9% 14% 2% 2% 0% 12% 6% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 20% 22% 23% 37% 34% 52% 34% -35% 26% 40% 54%
Diversion 18% 10% 7% 8% 13% 21% 54% 157% 11% 29% 164%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8% 11% 5% 6% 3% 5% 3% -40% 8% 4% -50%
Guilty 49% 52% 45% 43% 42% 22% 5% -77% 47% 23% -51%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 5% 20% 6% 8% 1% 3% 200% 9% 4% -56%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 19% 21% 22% 35% 37% 58% 49% -16% 24% 48% 100%
Diversion 19% 12% 9% 8% 11% 20% 36% 80% 12% 22% 83%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 8% 4% 5% 3% 3% 3% 0% 6% 3% -50%
Guilty 52% 54% 45% 45% 39% 18% 10% -44% 49% 22% -55%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 5% 21% 7% 11% 2% 2% 0% 9% 5% -44%

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 247 144 154 103 112 202 188 -7% 162 167 3%
Diversion 130 93 47 18 27 63 73 16% 72 54 -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 26 36 10 13 6 12 15 25% 21 11 -48%
Guilty 31 59 37 39 8 40 49 22% 42 32 -24%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0 5 11 2 6 10 1 -90% 4 6 50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1 0 2 0 0 6 2 -67% 1 3 200%
Diversion 1 2 0 0 0 2 2 0% 1 1 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guilty 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 88 74 39 44 96 188 32 -83% 61 105 72%
Diversion 44 71 19 16 19 55 7 -87% 38 27 -29%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 16 30 3 5 5 2 1 -50% 14 3 -79%
Guilty 231 372 108 127 144 56 2 -96% 210 67 -68%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 25 20 21 55 3 0 -100% 18 19 6%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 14 12 2 9 5 13 9 -31% 9 9 0%
Diversion 3 1 0 1 1 2 0 -100% 1 1 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6 1 1 2 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 5 12 11 4 3 2 1 -50% 8 2 -75%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 0 6 0 2 1 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 350 230 197 156 213 409 231 -44% 233 284 22%
Diversion 178 167 66 35 47 122 82 -33% 112 84 -25%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 48 67 14 20 11 14 16 14% 37 14 -62%
Guilty 267 445 156 170 155 98 52 -47% 260 102 -61%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 14 30 37 23 63 14 1 -93% 26 26 0%

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 57% 43% 59% 59% 70% 62% 58% -6% 54% 63% 17%
Diversion 30% 28% 18% 10% 17% 19% 22% 16% 22% 19% -14%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 11% 4% 7% 4% 4% 5% 25% 7% 4% -43%
Guilty 7% 18% 14% 22% 5% 12% 15% 25% 15% 11% -27%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 1% 4% 1% 4% 3% 0% -100% 2% 2% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 50% 0% 100% 0% 0% 75% 50% -33% 0% 0% 0%
Diversion 50% 50% 0% 0% 0% 25% 50% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Guilty 0% 50% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 23% 13% 21% 21% 30% 62% 76% 23% 20% 56% 180%
Diversion 11% 12% 10% 8% 6% 18% 17% -6% 10% 14% 40%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 5% 2% 2% 2% 1% 2% 100% 3% 2% -33%
Guilty 60% 65% 57% 60% 45% 18% 5% -72% 60% 23% -62%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 4% 11% 10% 17% 1% 0% -100% 7% 6% -14%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 40% 46% 10% 56% 45% 72% 90% 25% 38% 69% 82%
Diversion 9% 4% 0% 6% 9% 11% 0% -100% 5% 7% 40%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 17% 4% 5% 12% 0% 0% 0% 0% 10% 0% -100%
Guilty 14% 46% 55% 25% 27% 11% 10% -9% 35% 16% -54%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 20% 0% 30% 0% 18% 6% 0% -100% 12% 8% -33%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 41% 24% 42% 39% 44% 62% 60% -3% 36% 55% 53%
Diversion 21% 18% 14% 9% 10% 19% 21% 11% 16% 17% 6%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 6% 7% 3% 5% 2% 2% 4% 100% 5% 3% -40%
Guilty 31% 47% 33% 42% 32% 15% 14% -7% 38% 20% -47%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 2% 3% 8% 6% 13% 2% 0% -100% 5% 5% 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 0 4 0 1 0 2 1 -50% 1 1 0%
Diversion 82 25 18 3 3 1 0 -100% 32 1 -97%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guilty 11 5 2 1 1 0 1 Inf% 5 1 -80%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1 2 4 8 0 3 0 -100% 4 1 -75%
Diversion 21 10 4 4 3 2 0 -100% 10 2 -80%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0% 1 0 -100%
Guilty 35 28 27 7 5 2 0 -100% 24 2 -92%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4 3 10 0 2 0 0 0% 4 1 -75%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1 6 4 9 0 5 1 -80% 5 2 -60%
Diversion 103 35 22 7 6 3 0 -100% 42 3 -93%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0% 2 0 -100%
Guilty 46 33 29 8 6 2 1 -50% 29 3 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7 5 11 2 2 0 0 0% 6 1 -83%

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 0% 11% 0% 14% 0% 67% 50% -25% 6% 39% 550%
Diversion 84% 69% 86% 43% 75% 33% 0% -100% 70% 36% -49%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Guilty 11% 14% 10% 14% 25% 0% 50% Inf% 12% 25% 108%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 3% 6% 5% 29% 0% 0% 0% 0% 11% 0% -100%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 2% 4% 9% 42% 0% 43% 0% 0% 14% 0% 0%
Diversion 34% 22% 9% 21% 30% 29% 0% 0% 22% 0% 0%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 4% 2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0% 0%
Guilty 56% 62% 59% 37% 50% 29% 0% 0% 54% 0% 0%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6% 7% 22% 0% 20% 0% 0% 0% 9% 0% 0%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 1% 7% 6% 35% 0% 50% 50% 0% 12% 33% 175%
Diversion 64% 43% 33% 27% 43% 30% 0% -100% 42% 24% -43%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 2% 2% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% 0% -100%
Guilty 29% 41% 43% 31% 43% 20% 50% 150% 36% 38% 6%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 4% 6% 16% 8% 14% 0% 0% 0% 8% 5% -38%

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 33 34 25 12 17 25 21 -16% 26 21 -19%
Diversion 35 14 7 12 2 7 15 114% 17 8 -53%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 8 8 3 6 2 0 0 0% 6 1 -83%
Guilty 119 95 74 85 40 18 4 -78% 93 21 -77%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 12 8 68 8 14 1 1 0% 24 5 -79%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 47 51 35 25 22 37 15 -59% 40 25 -38%
Diversion 153 66 34 4 5 20 16 -20% 64 14 -78%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 16 21 5 2 1 0 0 0% 11 0 -100%
Guilty 210 159 112 22 26 10 2 -80% 126 13 -90%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 31 24 45 8 8 2 1 -50% 27 4 -85%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 167 228 57 22 9 24 12 -50% 118 15 -87%
Diversion 134 76 18 3 2 0 1 Inf% 58 1 -98%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 73 66 19 6 2 3 0 -100% 41 2 -95%
Guilty 1,014 742 312 27 24 4 0 -100% 524 9 -98%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 67 44 183 6 2 0 0 0% 75 1 -99%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 247 313 117 59 48 86 48 -44% 184 61 -67%
Diversion 322 156 59 19 9 27 32 19% 139 23 -83%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 97 95 27 14 5 3 0 -100% 58 3 -95%
Guilty 1,343 996 498 134 90 32 6 -81% 743 43 -94%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 110 76 296 22 24 3 2 -33% 126 10 -92%

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 16% 21% 14% 10% 23% 49% 51% 4% 15% 41% 173%
Diversion 17% 9% 4% 10% 3% 14% 37% 164% 10% 18% 80%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 5% 2% 5% 3% 0% 0% 0% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 57% 60% 42% 69% 53% 35% 10% -71% 57% 33% -42%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 6% 5% 38% 7% 19% 2% 2% 0% 14% 8% -43%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 10% 16% 15% 41% 35% 54% 44% -19% 20% 44% 120%
Diversion 33% 21% 15% 7% 8% 29% 47% 62% 19% 28% 47%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 4% 7% 2% 3% 2% 0% 0% 0% 4% 1% -75%
Guilty 46% 50% 48% 36% 42% 14% 6% -57% 45% 21% -53%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 7% 7% 19% 13% 13% 3% 3% 0% 12% 6% -50%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 11% 20% 10% 34% 23% 77% 92% 19% 19% 64% 237%
Diversion 9% 7% 3% 5% 5% 0% 8% Inf% 6% 4% -33%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 6% 3% 9% 5% 10% 0% -100% 6% 5% -17%
Guilty 70% 64% 53% 42% 62% 13% 0% -100% 57% 25% -56%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 4% 31% 9% 5% 0% 0% 0% 12% 2% -83%
Dismissed/Withdrawn/Etc 12% 19% 12% 24% 27% 57% 55% -4% 17% 46% 171%
Diversion 15% 10% 6% 8% 5% 18% 36% 100% 10% 20% 100%
Guilty Plea/Nolo 5% 6% 3% 6% 3% 2% 0% -100% 5% 2% -60%
Guilty 63% 61% 50% 54% 51% 21% 7% -67% 57% 26% -54%
Not Guilty/Acquittal 5% 5% 30% 9% 14% 2% 2% 0% 12% 6% -50%