Reduce Recidivism

3-year recidivism rate

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Reduce Recidivism

Flat/Getting Worse

Recidivism Rate

bookmark Goal

Reduce recidivism rate by 50% (16% by 2020)

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YearValueMargin of Error
201032%
201132%
201232%
201330%
201430%
201531%
201634%

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Bexar County Office of Criminal Justic Policy, Planning, and Programs

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Recidivism is measured by re-arrest, reconviction, or return to, often after the person receives sanctions or undergoes intervention for a previous crime (National Institute of Justice). In Bexar County, this is measured by trending the three-year rate.