SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 18(1)(a), 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=14,499)
Males Only
(n=11,856)
Females Only
(n=2,643)
Ages 18-19
(n=329)
Ages 20-24
(n=1,893)
Ages 25-34
(n=5,457)
Ages 35-44
(n=4,022)
Ages 45-56
(n=1,999)
Ages 55+
(n=762)
Imprisonment23.5%25.8%13.4%20.4%23.0%28.3%24.3%17.1%5.8%
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 Order0.1%0.2%0.0%4.3%0.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order13.5%13.2%15.0%16.1%13.2%14.5%13.8%13.1%5.4%
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%
Fine52.3%52.0%53.3%39.8%51.2%48.3%52.2%58.5%72.7%
Other0.7%0.7%0.6%0.0%0.6%0.8%0.9%0.5%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal9.8%8.1%17.6%19.5%11.7%8.1%8.8%10.9%16.1%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=19,829)
Imprisonment21.9%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.1%
Community Correction Order19.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine48.0%
Other0.5%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal10.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 3,412
< 337.7%
3 < 628.4%
6 < 1221.3%
12 < 187.7%
18 < 243.0%
24 < 361.5%
36 +0.4%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 3,412
No NPP91.1%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.8%
6 < 125.0%
12 < 182.2%
18 < 240.6%
24 < 360.2%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 4,347
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 337.2%10.8%
3 < 625.1%0.8%
6 < 1216.4%0.4%
12 < 185.0%0.2%
18 < 242.3%0.2%
24 +1.4%0.1%

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 = 3,826
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.4%
6 < 120.0%8.8%
12 < 180.0%64.1%
18 < 240.0%20.9%
24 +0.0%5.8%

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 = 9,513
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.0%9.4%
$500 < $1,00029.9%12.3%
$1,000 < $2,00029.5%3.2%
$2,000 < $3,0006.9%0.1%
$3,000 < $4,0001.3%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.2%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.2%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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