Reports & Data

Latest IDS Releases

IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2017
FY15 Capital Trial Case Study - Potentially Capital Case Costs at the Trial Level -- November 2015
State Defender Survey Results: Impact of Budget Constraints -- November 2015
PAC Survey Results: Impact of May 2011 Rate Reductions -- March 2015
NC Non-Capital Adult Criminal Case Flow Chart
FY12 Private Appointed Counsel Average Hours Study -- June 2013
North Carolina's Criminal Justice System: A Comparison of Prosecution and Indigent Defense Resources -- April 2011
Time Needed to Resolve Criminal Cases: A Comparison of Attorney Types -- March 2011
FY11 Reclassification Impact Study -- March 2011
(Please note pages 7 and 11 need to be printed on legal size paper.)
FY10 Public Defender and Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis -- February 2011
(Please note pages 14-19 need to be printed on legal size paper.)
Sentencing Services Continuation Review Report to the General Assembly -- March 1, 2010
District Court Scheduling Survey Report -- October 2009
FY07 Capital Trial Case Study: PAC and Expert Spending in Potentially Capital Cases at the Trial Level -- December 2008
Report on the Evaluation of North Carolina Prisoner Legal Services -- May 2007
(Prepared by the School of Government)

Other Agency Reports

2016 IDS Internal Controls Audit - AOC
Trial Judges’ Perceptions of North Carolina’s Office of Indigent Defense Services: A Report on
Survey Results
-- March 2016

Prior Reports to the General Assembly

IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2016
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- February 2015
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2014
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2013
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2012
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2011
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2010
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2009
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2008
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2007
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2006
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2005
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2004
IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2003

Prior Publications

FY07 Public Defender and Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis -- May 2008
FY06 Public Defender and Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis -- March 2007
FY05 Public Defender and Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis -- January 2006
Superior Court FY05 Study: Statewide Private Attorney Fee Application Average Hours and Frequency Distributions per Case by Charge Type -- November 2005
FY05 Private Assigned Counsel Waiting-In-Court Study -- August 2005
District Court FY05 Study: Statewide Private Attorney Fee Application Average Hours and Frequency Distributions per Case by Charge Type -- August 2005
FY04 Public Defender and Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis -- January 2005
FY04 End-of-Year Fiscal Analysis -- September 2004
Report of the Juvenile Committee of the IDS Commission -- May 2004
Expert Spending Study: Key Findings -- November 2003
ABA Report on Juvenile Delinquency Representation in North Carolina
FY02 North Carolina Office of the Appellate Defender & Private Assigned Counsel Cost Benefit Analysis
Report on Reorganization of Sentencing Services Program
FY02 NC Public Defender Office & Private Assigned Counsel Cost Analysis
Cost Estimates of Potential New Public Defender Offices
FY02 District Court Fee Application Study
FY02 Superior Court Fee Application Study