Public Opinion about Sentencing

Citizen Judges

User data from the Council's online educational tool provide insights into community attitudes to offence severity.

Community Attitudes to Offence Seriousness

Council's Community Attitudes to Offence Seriousness considers the results of community panels conducted throughout Victoria gauging participants' judgments of offence seriousness.

Measuring Public Opinion about Sentencing

In Measuring Public Opinion about Sentencing, the Sentencing Advisory Council considers some of the methodological issues associated with gauging public opinion on sentencing.