SACStat Magistrates' Court

attempt to obtain financial advantage by deception

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 321M, 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=145)
Males Only
(n=92)
Females Only
(n=53)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=23)
Ages 25-34
(n=59)
Ages 35-44
(n=40)
Ages 45-56
(n=18)
Ages 55+
(n=2)
Imprisonment40.7%43.5%35.8%33.3%43.5%49.2%35.0%22.2%50.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence1.4%2.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%5.0%0.0%0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order29.0%28.3%30.2%0.0%21.7%30.5%32.5%27.8%50.0%
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%
Fine12.4%14.1%9.4%33.3%8.7%6.8%10.0%38.9%0.0%
Other0.7%1.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%1.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal15.9%10.9%24.5%33.3%26.1%11.9%17.5%11.1%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=290)
Imprisonment28.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence1.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order53.8%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine7.2%
Other0.3%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal9.3%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 59
< 320.3%
3 < 625.4%
6 < 1223.7%
12 < 1816.9%
18 < 2410.2%
24 < 363.4%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 59
No NPP76.3%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 1211.9%
12 < 1811.9%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 82
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 311.0%9.8%
3 < 614.6%9.8%
6 < 127.3%8.5%
12 < 1817.1%3.7%
18 < 2414.6%0.0%
24 +3.7%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 = 3
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 333.3%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 1266.7%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 = 156
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%3.2%
12 < 180.0%66.7%
18 < 240.0%17.9%
24 +0.0%12.2%

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 = 21
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5004.8%4.8%
$500 < $1,0000.0%9.5%
$1,000 < $2,00042.9%4.8%
$2,000 < $3,00019.0%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.0%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,00014.3%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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