Summary Offense Charges

Year to Date Through 01/24/2021

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Summary Offenses may be charged directly by the police or by the DAO’s Charging Unit.

  -59%

115 Cases

All Offenses

  -52%

94 Cases

Property Offenses

  -100%

0 Cases

Drug Offenses

  -81%

3 Cases

Other Offenses

All Offenses

Yearly Summary Cases Opened by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Summary Cases Opened by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD 2021 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’21
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’21 Avg
All Property Offenses 387 227 243 269 315 194 94 -52% 286 218 -24%
All Drug Offenses 17 32 7 3 1 3 0 -100% 19 2 -89%
All Other Offenses 674 274 103 85 31 16 3 -81% 350 34 -90%
Uncategorized Offenses 483 271 173 165 174 69 18 -74% 309 106 -66%
All Offenses 1,561 804 526 522 521 282 115 -59% 964 360 -63%

Property

Yearly Summary Cases Opened by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Summary Cases Opened by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD 2021 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’21
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’21 Avg
Retail Theft 136 120 89 81 120 181 88 -51% 115 118 3%
Theft 2 0 2 1 4 1 0 -100% 1 2 100%
Fraud/Theft of Services 237 94 150 182 185 8 3 -62% 160 94 -41%
Vandalism 12 13 2 5 6 4 3 -25% 9 4 -56%
All Property Offenses 387 227 243 269 315 194 94 -52% 286 218 -24%

Drugs

Yearly Summary Cases Opened by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Summary Cases Opened by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD 2021 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’21
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’21 Avg
Alcohol Possession by Minor 4 2 4 3 0 2 0 -100% 3 1 -67%
Public Drunkenness 13 30 3 0 1 1 0 -100% 15 0 -100%
All Drug Offenses 17 32 7 3 1 3 0 -100% 19 2 -89%

Other

Yearly Summary Cases Opened by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Summary Cases Opened by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD 2021 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’21
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’21 Avg
Trespass 44 56 58 48 15 10 2 -80% 53 19 -64%
Disorderly Conduct 118 83 28 30 13 2 0 -100% 76 11 -86%
Minor Violations (Open Container, Public Urination, Smoking Violation) 512 135 17 7 3 4 1 -75% 221 4 -98%
All Other Offenses 674 274 103 85 31 16 3 -81% 350 34 -90%