SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Family Violence Protection Act 2008 (Vic) s 37(2), Data for Magistrates' Court, 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2019

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=1,747)
Males Only
(n=1,504)
Females Only
(n=243)
Ages 18-19
(n=47)
Ages 20-24
(n=248)
Ages 25-34
(n=608)
Ages 35-44
(n=533)
Ages 45-56
(n=228)
Ages 55+
(n=71)
Imprisonment22.6%24.8%8.6%6.4%20.2%26.2%25.0%18.4%9.9%
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 Order0.1%0.1%0.4%2.1%0.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order23.1%23.1%23.5%21.3%27.0%27.3%20.5%17.1%12.7%
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%
Fine24.1%24.9%19.3%17.0%17.3%19.9%27.8%33.8%26.8%
Other0.2%0.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%0.2%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal29.9%27.0%48.1%53.2%35.1%26.3%26.6%30.7%50.7%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=2,220)
Imprisonment22.2%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.1%
Community Correction Order24.7%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine23.8%
Other0.2%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal29.0%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 394
< 346.4%
3 < 626.9%
6 < 1218.5%
12 < 187.1%
18 < 240.5%
24 < 360.3%
36 +0.3%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 394
No NPP95.2%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.5%
6 < 123.6%
12 < 180.3%
18 < 240.3%
24 < 360.3%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 492
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 326.0%22.8%
3 < 616.3%10.4%
6 < 128.7%8.5%
12 < 185.7%0.6%
18 < 240.2%0.0%
24 +0.8%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 = 548
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.4%
6 < 120.0%9.5%
12 < 180.0%71.0%
18 < 240.0%14.8%
24 +0.0%4.4%

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 = 529
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.9%15.3%
$500 < $1,00027.6%14.4%
$1,000 < $2,00023.8%3.0%
$2,000 < $3,0006.6%0.2%
$3,000 < $4,0001.1%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.0%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0000.0%0.0%
$20,000 or more0.0%0.0%
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Last update 31 October, 2019 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2019

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