Reports & Data

Latest IDS Releases

IDS Report to the General Assembly -- March 2018
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

2017 IDS Internal Controls Audit - AOC
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 2017
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
Indigent Defense Study Commission Report and Recommendations -- May 2000