AN ANALYSIS OF JUDICIAL SYSTEM PERFORMANCE, 1976. TAMPA ALCOHOL SAFETY ACTION PROJECT (ASAP) ANALYTIC STUDY NUMBER 4

The Hillsborough County judicial system responsible for processing DWI arrest cases and the system's relationship with the Tampa ASAP were described in detail. Judicial system structure and case flow as it existed in 1976 was emphasized, and major changes occurring throughout the operation period were noted. Traffic court performance in 1976, and changes in performance between 1973 and 1976 were examined. Data analyses were organized under the following evaluative topics: disposition of DWI arrest cases, relationship between BAC and disposition, punitive sanctions, referral performance, throughput (processing time), and profile of disposition groups.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with University of South Florida, Tampa. Dept. of Criminal Justice.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    Department of Aerospace Engineering
    College Station, TX  United States  77843

    University of South Florida, Tampa

    Department of Criminal Justice, 4202 East Fowler Avenue
    Tampa, FL  United States  33620

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    Office of Driver and Pedestrian Programs, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Reis, REJ
    • Westra, D P
  • Publication Date: 1977-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 94 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00197489
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-804-027 Final Rpt., 030277/CT
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-062-1-080
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1979 12:00AM