SACStat Magistrates' Court

reckless conduct endangering life

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 22, 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=430)
Males Only
(n=391)
Females Only
(n=39)
Ages 18-19
(n=38)
Ages 20-24
(n=126)
Ages 25-34
(n=164)
Ages 35-44
(n=63)
Ages 45-56
(n=23)
Ages 55+
(n=15)
Imprisonment62.3%63.9%46.2%31.6%61.9%67.1%71.4%73.9%40.0%
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 Order2.1%2.3%0.0%21.1%0.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order24.2%22.8%38.5%34.2%25.4%24.4%17.5%17.4%26.7%
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%
Fine7.4%7.7%5.1%13.2%7.9%6.7%1.6%4.3%20.0%
Other1.4%1.5%0.0%0.0%1.6%0.6%4.8%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal2.6%1.8%10.3%0.0%2.4%1.2%4.8%4.3%13.3%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=504)
Imprisonment65.5%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order2.2%
Community Correction Order22.0%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine6.3%
Other1.6%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal2.4%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 267
< 313.9%
3 < 618.7%
6 < 1229.2%
12 < 1818.0%
18 < 247.1%
24 < 367.9%
36 +5.2%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 267
No NPP72.3%
< 30.0%
3 < 62.2%
6 < 129.4%
12 < 187.1%
18 < 245.2%
24 < 363.0%
36 +0.7%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 330
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 36.1%12.7%
3 < 69.7%7.9%
6 < 1224.2%10.6%
12 < 1812.4%3.3%
18 < 243.0%1.8%
24 +7.0%1.2%

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 = 111
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%7.2%
12 < 180.0%55.9%
18 < 240.0%18.9%
24 +0.0%18.0%

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 = 32
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5000.0%0.0%
$500 < $1,0000.0%3.1%
$1,000 < $2,00034.4%18.8%
$2,000 < $3,00021.9%6.3%
$3,000 < $4,0006.3%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0003.1%6.3%
$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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