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Statistical Data - General Fraud Investigations

How to Interpret Criminal Investigation Data

Since actions on a specific investigation may cross fiscal years, the data shown in cases initiated may not always represent the same universe of cases shown in other actions within the same fiscal year.

  FY 2015 FY 2014 FY 2013

Investigations Initiated

1202 1358 1554

Prosecution Recommendations

863 923 1190


850 873 1107


895 1022 976

Incarceration Rate*   

78.4% 75.4% 79.0%

Average Months to Serve

30 33 31

*Incarceration includes confinement to federal prison, halfway house, home detention, or some combination thereof.
Data Source: Criminal Investigation Management Information System.


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