SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 197(6), 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=271)
Males Only
(n=223)
Females Only
(n=48)
Ages 18-19
(n=14)
Ages 20-24
(n=44)
Ages 25-34
(n=97)
Ages 35-44
(n=66)
Ages 45-56
(n=32)
Ages 55+
(n=17)
Imprisonment50.6%56.5%22.9%21.4%45.5%58.8%59.1%31.3%47.1%
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 Order0.4%0.4%0.0%7.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order21.4%20.2%27.1%35.7%25.0%19.6%21.2%28.1%0.0%
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%
Fine8.5%7.2%14.6%7.1%9.1%8.2%6.1%18.8%0.0%
Other0.4%0.4%0.0%0.0%2.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal18.8%15.2%35.4%28.6%18.2%13.4%13.6%21.9%52.9%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=371)
Imprisonment47.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order1.6%
Community Correction Order24.8%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine6.7%
Other0.3%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal19.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 137
< 331.4%
3 < 631.4%
6 < 1215.3%
12 < 189.5%
18 < 245.1%
24 < 365.8%
36 +1.5%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 137
No NPP83.2%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.7%
6 < 128.0%
12 < 183.6%
18 < 241.5%
24 < 362.9%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 176
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 328.4%5.7%
3 < 623.9%5.1%
6 < 1213.1%3.4%
12 < 1813.1%1.1%
18 < 243.4%0.6%
24 +2.3%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 = 92
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%4.3%
12 < 180.0%68.5%
18 < 240.0%16.3%
24 +0.0%10.9%

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 = 25
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5008.0%8.0%
$500 < $1,00020.0%12.0%
$1,000 < $2,00028.0%8.0%
$2,000 < $3,0008.0%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.0%4.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.0%4.0%
$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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