SACStat Magistrates' Court

driver of a motor vehicle fail to obey any lawful direction of police

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 59(2)(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=150)
Males Only
(n=123)
Females Only
(n=27)
Ages 18-19
(n=4)
Ages 20-24
(n=24)
Ages 25-34
(n=54)
Ages 35-44
(n=37)
Ages 45-56
(n=19)
Ages 55+
(n=12)
Imprisonment20.7%22.0%14.8%0.0%16.7%25.9%27.0%10.5%8.3%
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 Order0.7%0.8%0.0%25.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order10.0%10.6%7.4%0.0%4.2%11.1%13.5%10.5%8.3%
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%
Fine50.7%53.7%37.0%25.0%50.0%51.9%45.9%52.6%66.7%
Other0.7%0.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%2.7%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal17.3%12.2%40.7%50.0%29.2%11.1%10.8%26.3%16.7%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=155)
Imprisonment9.7%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order10.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine58.7%
Other0.6%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal20.6%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 31
< 332.3%
3 < 632.3%
6 < 1225.8%
12 < 186.5%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 363.2%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 31
No NPP93.5%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 123.2%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 243.2%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 15
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 326.7%0.0%
3 < 640.0%0.0%
6 < 1220.0%0.0%
12 < 1813.3%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 = 16
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%12.5%
12 < 180.0%43.8%
18 < 240.0%43.8%
24 +0.0%0.0%

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 = 91
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.7%6.6%
$500 < $1,00036.3%3.3%
$1,000 < $2,00033.0%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0009.9%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0002.2%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0001.1%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 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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