The Volume and Characteristics of Arrests Eligible for Detention.

The PFA prohibits pretrial detention for most individuals arrested in Illinois. There are only 79 offenses that are detainable under the public safety standard. Historical trends can be used to understand how the PFA's impact on detainable arrests.

This tool presents data on the distribution of detainable arrests. It breaks down their offense, failure to appear (FTA), and risk level. Scroll down 🠇 to the visualization or click read the full report.

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Detainable Arrests for Statewide

Detainable Arrests by Offense
Annual Number of Arrests

Risk Level of Individuals Arrested

Percent of individuals arrested with a risk of new criminal activity or failure to appear

Risk of New Criminal Activity
Risk of Failure to Appear