SACStat Magistrates' Court

deposit litter (repealed)

Environment Protection Act 1970 (Vic) s 45E(1), 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=331)
Males Only
(n=246)
Females Only
(n=69)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=26)
Ages 25-34
(n=47)
Ages 35-44
(n=37)
Ages 45-56
(n=27)
Ages 55+
(n=21)
Imprisonment5.1%6.5%1.4%0.0%19.2%12.8%10.8%7.4%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 Order7.3%6.9%10.1%66.7%30.8%12.8%8.1%18.5%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%
Fine71.0%68.7%73.9%33.3%34.6%57.4%70.3%51.9%38.1%
Other0.6%0.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%2.7%0.0%4.8%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal16.0%17.1%14.5%0.0%15.4%17.0%8.1%22.2%57.1%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=348)
Imprisonment0.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order5.2%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine74.1%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal20.4%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 17
< 335.3%
3 < 635.3%
6 < 1217.6%
12 < 185.9%
18 < 245.9%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 17
No NPP88.2%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 125.9%
12 < 185.9%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 3100.0%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%

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 = 18
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%5.6%
12 < 180.0%72.2%
18 < 240.0%16.7%
24 +0.0%5.6%

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 = 258
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5006.6%32.6%
$500 < $1,00023.3%12.0%
$1,000 < $2,0008.1%5.4%
$2,000 < $3,0005.4%0.4%
$3,000 < $4,0001.6%1.2%
$4,000 < $5,0001.2%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.8%0.4%
$10,000 < $20,0000.4%0.4%
$20,000 or more0.4%0.0%
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Last update 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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