SACStat Magistrates' Court

attempt to obtain financial advantage by deception

Crimes Act 1958 (Vic) s 321M, 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=112)
Males Only
(n=73)
Females Only
(n=39)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=15)
Ages 25-34
(n=44)
Ages 35-44
(n=37)
Ages 45-56
(n=12)
Ages 55+
(n=1)
Imprisonment50.0%50.7%48.7%0.0%46.7%54.5%56.8%33.3%0.0%
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 Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order23.2%20.5%28.2%0.0%13.3%31.8%24.3%8.3%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%
Fine10.7%15.1%2.6%33.3%20.0%0.0%5.4%41.7%100.0%
Other3.6%4.1%2.6%0.0%0.0%6.8%2.7%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal12.5%9.6%17.9%66.7%20.0%6.8%10.8%16.7%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=223)
Imprisonment36.8%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order45.7%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine6.3%
Other3.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal8.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 56
< 344.6%
3 < 619.6%
6 < 1225.0%
12 < 183.6%
18 < 243.6%
24 < 363.6%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 56
No NPP94.6%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 185.4%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 82
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 339.0%2.4%
3 < 620.7%3.7%
6 < 1228.0%0.0%
12 < 181.2%0.0%
18 < 241.2%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 = 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 = 102
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%2.0%
12 < 180.0%85.3%
18 < 240.0%10.8%
24 +0.0%2.0%

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 = 14
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.1%0.0%
$500 < $1,00028.6%7.1%
$1,000 < $2,00021.4%7.1%
$2,000 < $3,0007.1%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0007.1%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 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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