Length of Time (Days) to Complete Prosecution or Decline DEA Referral 2004

Federal Judicial District = U.S.

median time for prosecution (days) 323
rank: median time for prosecution -
average time for prosecution (days) 518
rank: average time for prosecution -
Number of Prosecutions Completed 16,020
median time before declined (days) 384
rank: median time before declined -
average time before declined (days) 556
rank: average time before declined -
# of referrals with prosecution declined 4,187
Median = half of referrals took longer, half took shorter.

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