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Caseload and Statistics

     The Release under Supervision Board meets as often as when necessary. On average, it meets every two months. The statistics on the number of applications considered and approved in the recent three years are provided below:

Year Release under Supervision Scheme Pre-release Employment Scheme Total No. of Application for Review
Applications considered by Board Applications Approved Approval % Applications considered by Board Applications Approved Approval % Applications considered by Board Applications Approved Approval %
2014 35 9 25.7% 61 24 39.3% 96 33 34.4% 20
2015 26 12 46.2% 65 31 47.7% 91 43 47.3% 12
2016 27 18 66.7% 46 23 50.0% 73 41 56.2% 4
Total for 3 years 88 39 44.3% 172 78 45.3% 260 117 45.0% 36

     From 1988 to 2016, out of the over 900 supervision orders issued under the two early release schemes, only two were revoked under section 14(1) of the Prisoners (Release under Supervision) Ordinance.



 


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