State's Attorney Felony Cases - Disposition Outcomes By Offense Type and Defendant Race

datacatalog.cookcountyil.gov | Last Updated 2 Mar 2018

The disposition data presented in this report reflects the culmination of the fact-finding process that leads to the resolution of a case. Included in this data set are the defendant counts by race and disposition, their associated offense type, and year.

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This dataset has the following 5 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
YEARyearnumberThe year in which the action disposition occurred.
DISPOSITIONdispositiontextThe culmination of the fact-finding process that leads to the resolution of a case.
OFFENSE TYPEoffense_typetextType of offense for the “Topline” charge. Many cases involve multiple charges stemming from the same incident. On a charging document, these various charges are called “counts.” This data report is based on Count 1 for each case, which is generally the most serious charge in a given case, and is commonly referred to as the “topline charge.”
RACEracetextRace of the Defendant provided by the arresting law enforcement agency
DEFENDANT COUNTdefendant_countnumberCount of defendants