District Court Cases Filed Disposed

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DISTRICT COURT CASES FILED AND DISPOSED BY TYPE: 2007 TO 2011          
Type of Case 2011    2010    2009    2008    2007   
  Filed Disposed Filed Disposed Filed Disposed Filed Disposed Filed Disposed
Total 12,353 11,463 8,505 7,912 11,696 11,210 9,811 9,464 7,269 7,604
Criminal 750 669 679 704 778 831 672 574 677 565
Civil action 13 10 10 18 30 28 2 6 6 5
Traffic 11,317 10,580 7,538 6,949 10,531 9,931 8,751 8,522 6,111 6,631
Small claims 87 87 112 54 78 79 119 82 243 123
Adoption 36 29 18 49 25 6 67 71 62 77
Uniform reciprocal                    
enforcement & support act 41 1 - 1 19 127 16 34 17 -
Public health 61 53 122 115 216 181 181 167 141 163
Miscellaneous 48 34 26 22 19 27 3 8 12 40

SOURCE: High Court of American Samoa, Clerk's Office