Index: Crime & Safety / Subcategory: Crime / Measure: Alternative Sentencing Department

Alternative Sentencing Department - Charts

Date updated: 02/26/2013

 

What this chart shows: Work Release Program Number of Participants & Days of Service, 2003 vs. 2012

Data Source: Larimer County Sheriff's Department (data not available online)

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What the above data tell us: The number of participants in the Work Release program increased 225.4% between 2003 and 2012, compared to a 199.3% increase in the number of days.

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What this chart shows: Workender Number of Participants & Days of Service, 2003 vs. 2012

Data Source: Larimer County Sheriff's Department (data not available online)

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What the above data tell us: The number of participants in the Workender program decreased 50.9% between 2003 and 2012, whereas the number of days served decreased 52.7%.

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What this chart shows: Home Detention Program Number of Participants & Days of Service, 2003 vs. 2012

Data Source: Larimer County Sheriff's Department (data not available online)

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What the above data tell us: The number of participants in the Home Detention program increased 32.1% between 2003 and 2012, compared to a 23.8% increase in the number of days served.

Home Detention is not as restricted in the number of people it can accommodate, compared to the other alternative sentencing programs. These numbers are a reflection of judges' orders and the Sheriff's department's decisions about the appropriateness of home detention for inmates in their care.

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Data Tables:

Year

Participants

Days Served

Average # of Days Served

Work Release

2003

335

12,313

36.8

Work Release

2012

1,090

35,851

33.8

Workender

2003

1,820

21,163

11.6

Workender

2012

894

10,017

11.2

Home Detention

2003

216

4,985

30.8

Home Detention

2012

214

6,171

28.8

Community Service

2003

3,632

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Community Service

2012

3,663

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See charts:

Work Release Days

Workender Days

Home Detention Days