SACStat Magistrates' Court

deal with property suspected of being proceeds of crime

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 195, 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=7,168)
Males Only
(n=5,688)
Females Only
(n=1,480)
Ages 18-19
(n=188)
Ages 20-24
(n=951)
Ages 25-34
(n=2,980)
Ages 35-44
(n=2,160)
Ages 45-56
(n=692)
Ages 55+
(n=187)
Imprisonment55.5%59.8%39.2%23.4%44.2%61.0%59.4%49.1%38.0%
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 Order0.2%0.2%0.0%5.3%0.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order22.0%19.9%30.0%35.6%29.1%20.2%19.6%22.7%24.6%
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%
Fine12.6%12.3%13.6%10.1%14.7%10.5%12.6%16.6%23.0%
Other2.3%2.5%1.4%0.5%1.3%2.4%2.6%2.9%1.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal7.5%5.3%15.9%25.0%10.5%5.9%5.7%8.7%13.4%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=9,560)
Imprisonment52.2%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.1%
Community Correction Order26.5%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine11.3%
Other2.4%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal7.5%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 3,980
< 338.0%
3 < 628.7%
6 < 1220.5%
12 < 187.4%
18 < 243.1%
24 < 362.0%
36 +0.3%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 3,980
No NPP90.4%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.8%
6 < 125.2%
12 < 182.3%
18 < 241.0%
24 < 360.3%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 4,988
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 339.3%4.1%
3 < 626.2%1.4%
6 < 1216.5%0.6%
12 < 186.6%0.2%
18 < 242.6%0.0%
24 +2.6%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 = 2,538
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%7.1%
12 < 180.0%69.1%
18 < 240.0%18.1%
24 +0.0%5.7%

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 = 1,076
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5008.3%2.6%
$500 < $1,00025.7%4.2%
$1,000 < $2,00034.3%1.5%
$2,000 < $3,00015.5%0.3%
$3,000 < $4,0004.0%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0001.1%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0001.9%0.3%
$10,000 < $20,0000.3%0.1%
$20,000 or more0.1%0.0%
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Last update 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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