Regardless of the response time, most offenders were returned to custody either on the day or within a day of their escape, and more than two thirds of people were returned in three days or less.

The length of time before an offender returned to custody

Length of time before returning to custody No. of escapes
 < 1 day  34
 < 3 days  14
 < 1 week  11
 < 1 month  9
 > 1 month  1
 Not returned to custody  1

 

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