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Metro Corrections

Our Mission

The Louisville Metropolitan Department of Corrections (LMDC) enhances public safety by controlling and managing offenders in a safe, humane, cost-efficient manner, consistent with sound correctional principles and constitutional standards. LMDC is committed to excellence, emphasizing accountability, diversity, intergrity and professionalism. We shall assess an offender's needs and provide services that assist the offender in the transition back into the community.

Performance Improvement Summary

Louisville Metro Department of Corrections was one of the first departments onboarded into LouieStat in 2012, and continues to use data to improve their processes in the areas of care, custody, control, safety, security and sanitation. By focusing on metrics such as hours lost due to injury/illness, employee high sick leave consumption, and lost time injuries, they have continually set challenging goals year after year, and in return, have seen a positive effect on their overtime numbers.

The majority of their metrics are used as inputs that can help Corrections identify staffing levels, budgetary needs, and partnerships with community agencies and nationally recognized experts to better serve their customers.  Their overall goal is to not only care for the individuals during custody, but to help solve the problems that lead to overpopulation in their facilities and recidivism in our community.  

Statistics Archive

Metrics

Corrections KPIs
Measuresort descending Current Level Goal Level YTD Status PDF
Average Daily Population 26413 inmates TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part8.pdf
Home Incarceration Program 7903 inmates TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part9.pdf
Inmate Deaths In-Custody 13 deaths 0 deaths
R
PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part14.pdf
Inmate Grievances 1394 grievances 804 grievances
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part12.pdf
Inmate to Inmate Assaults 694 assaults TBD
M
PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part10.pdf
Inmate to Staff Assaults 23 assaults TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part11.pdf
Inmates Requiring Detox Care 9630 inmates TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part13.pdf
Release on Recognizance 2287 Inmates TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part15.pdf
Enterprise KPIs
Measuresort descending Current Level Goal Level YTD Status PDF
Dollars Spent on Overtime $ 4159665 $ 1633008
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part1.pdf
Employees w/ High Sick Leave Consumption 173 employees 111 employees
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part4.pdf
Hours Lost Due to Work Related Illness and Injury 7677 hours 7618 hours
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part5.pdf
Hours Not Worked 98326 hours 39203 hours
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part3.pdf
Lost Time Injury Rate 5.25 3.62
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part6.pdf
Overtime Hours Paid 142659 hours 38482 hours
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part2.pdf
Turnover Rate 14 % TBD
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PDF icon LMDC KPI Report 10.24.17_Part7.pdf

Legend

  • Performance Meets Goal
  • Performance Approaching Goal
  • Performance Off Goal
  • Non-Scored / Informational
  • Goal Not Set