SACStat Magistrates' Court

threaten to destroy or damage property

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 198(a), 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=1,128)
Males Only
(n=1,001)
Females Only
(n=127)
Ages 18-19
(n=43)
Ages 20-24
(n=177)
Ages 25-34
(n=369)
Ages 35-44
(n=309)
Ages 45-56
(n=174)
Ages 55+
(n=52)
Imprisonment41.1%43.8%20.5%11.6%39.5%45.3%47.9%35.1%21.2%
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%4.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order23.3%23.1%25.2%39.5%24.3%24.1%23.6%22.4%3.8%
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%
Fine15.2%15.5%13.4%7.0%11.3%14.9%13.3%21.8%26.9%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal20.1%17.5%40.9%37.2%24.9%15.7%15.2%20.7%48.1%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,210)
Imprisonment38.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.2%
Community Correction Order26.5%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine15.1%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal19.8%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 464
< 339.2%
3 < 631.5%
6 < 1219.4%
12 < 184.7%
18 < 242.8%
24 < 361.9%
36 +0.4%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 464
No NPP91.4%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.2%
6 < 124.7%
12 < 182.4%
18 < 240.9%
24 < 360.4%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 465
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 340.0%6.0%
3 < 629.2%2.8%
6 < 1213.8%0.4%
12 < 183.4%0.6%
18 < 242.6%0.0%
24 +1.1%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 = 321
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%6.9%
12 < 180.0%66.7%
18 < 240.0%21.2%
24 +0.0%5.3%

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 = 183
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5005.5%5.5%
$500 < $1,00027.9%7.7%
$1,000 < $2,00031.7%4.4%
$2,000 < $3,00011.5%1.6%
$3,000 < $4,0003.3%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.5%0.5%
$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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