Length of Time (Days) to Complete Prosecution or Decline DEA Referral 1998

Federal Judicial District = D. C.

median time for prosecution (days) 275
rank: median time for prosecution 53
average time for prosecution (days) 374
rank: average time for prosecution 56
Number of Prosecutions Completed 19
median time before declined (days) 183
rank: median time before declined 78
average time before declined (days) 379
rank: average time before declined 67
# of referrals with prosecution declined 4
Median = half of referrals took longer, half took shorter.

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, Syracuse University
Copyright 2002