SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 31(1)(b), 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=950)
Males Only
(n=734)
Females Only
(n=216)
Ages 18-19
(n=52)
Ages 20-24
(n=192)
Ages 25-34
(n=339)
Ages 35-44
(n=238)
Ages 45-56
(n=95)
Ages 55+
(n=33)
Imprisonment47.7%53.1%29.2%21.2%42.7%54.9%52.9%42.1%24.2%
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 Order0.5%0.7%0.0%7.7%0.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order23.1%21.7%27.8%34.6%28.6%20.6%20.2%25.3%12.1%
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%
Fine13.2%12.8%14.4%13.5%14.1%10.6%13.9%15.8%21.2%
Other0.4%0.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.6%0.8%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal15.2%11.2%28.7%23.1%14.1%13.3%12.2%16.8%42.4%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,256)
Imprisonment46.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.6%
Community Correction Order25.2%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine11.9%
Other0.4%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal15.6%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 452
< 332.5%
3 < 628.1%
6 < 1221.0%
12 < 1811.9%
18 < 242.7%
24 < 362.4%
36 +1.3%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 452
No NPP86.7%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.9%
6 < 127.5%
12 < 182.4%
18 < 240.9%
24 < 361.1%
36 +0.4%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 582
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 321.8%14.6%
3 < 617.4%11.9%
6 < 1214.3%6.2%
12 < 188.4%1.2%
18 < 241.5%0.0%
24 +2.7%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 = 316
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%8.2%
12 < 180.0%70.6%
18 < 240.0%13.3%
24 +0.0%7.9%

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 = 150
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5006.0%2.7%
$500 < $1,00026.0%1.3%
$1,000 < $2,00038.7%6.0%
$2,000 < $3,00014.7%1.3%
$3,000 < $4,0003.3%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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