Current Fiscal Year Clemency Statistics

Office of the Pardon Attorney Statistics - Through January 19, 2017

 

Petitions pending at the beginning of Fiscal Year 2017 (i.e., Oct. 1, 2016)

Pardon

1,920

Commutation

11,355

 
 

During Fiscal Year 2017 (i.e., since Oct. 1, 2016), through January 19, 2017

 

 


New petitions received

FINAL ACTION

Petitions granted

Petitions denied

Petitions closed without presidential action

Pardon

320

142

79

6

Commutation

4,071

1,043

4,864

176

 
 

Total during Obama Administration (Jan. 20, 2009 – January 19, 2017)

 

 


New petitions received

FINAL ACTION

Petitions granted

Petitions denied

Petitions closed without presidential action

Total completed

Pardon

3,395

212

1,708

506

2,426

Commutation

33,149

1,715

18,749

4,250

24,714

           

 

Petitions pending as of January 19, 2017

Pardon

2,011

Commutation

8,880

“Petitions pending” refers to any petition on which the President has not yet acted or which has not been administratively closed. The Office of the Pardon Attorney does not identify where in the process of review any particular petition lies while pending.

Updated January 19, 2017