SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Graffiti Prevention Act 2007 (Vic) s 5, Data for Magistrates' Court, 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2021

Note that a charge is a single proven count of an offence. A case is a collection of one or more charges (of any offence) against a person sentenced at the one hearing.

All Cases % Sentence Type

Sentence TypePercentage
All
(n=278)
Males Only
(n=256)
Females Only
(n=22)
Ages 18-19
(n=24)
Ages 20-24
(n=93)
Ages 25-34
(n=95)
Ages 35-44
(n=54)
Ages 45-56
(n=9)
Ages 55+
(n=3)
Imprisonment25.5%27.0%9.1%4.2%21.5%27.4%35.2%55.6%0.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order18.7%18.4%22.7%16.7%17.2%18.9%24.1%0.0%33.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Fine30.9%32.0%18.2%20.8%31.2%35.8%25.9%22.2%66.7%
Other0.4%0.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%1.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal24.5%22.3%50.0%58.3%30.1%16.8%14.8%22.2%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=446)
Imprisonment27.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order18.6%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine27.8%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal26.2%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 71
< 346.5%
3 < 626.8%
6 < 1218.3%
12 < 185.6%
18 < 241.4%
24 < 361.4%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 71
No NPP91.5%
< 30.0%
3 < 61.4%
6 < 124.2%
12 < 182.8%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 122
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 376.2%4.1%
3 < 69.8%0.0%
6 < 129.0%0.0%
12 < 180.8%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

Partially Suspended Sentence Length

CASES, Partially Suspended Sentence – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Partially Suspended Sentence – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Partially Suspended Sentence – Part to Serve

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
00.0%0.0%
< 10.0%0.0%
1 < 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Wholly Suspended Sentence – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Community Correction Order Length – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 83
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%2.4%
6 < 120.0%6.0%
12 < 180.0%72.3%
18 < 240.0%7.2%
24 +0.0%12.0%

CHARGES, Intensive Correction Order Length – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 240.0%0.0%
24 +0.0%0.0%

CHARGES, Community-Based Order

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 0
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 240.0%
24 +0.0%

CHARGES, Fine Amount – by Aggregation

Fine AmountPercentage
n = 124
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50013.7%13.7%
$500 < $1,00031.5%5.6%
$1,000 < $2,00029.8%1.6%
$2,000 < $3,0003.2%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.0%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.8%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0000.0%0.0%
$20,000 or more0.0%0.0%
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Last update 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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