SACStat Magistrates' Court

driver fail to render assistance after a motor vehicle accident

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 61(1)(b), 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=357)
Males Only
(n=300)
Females Only
(n=57)
Ages 18-19
(n=19)
Ages 20-24
(n=73)
Ages 25-34
(n=137)
Ages 35-44
(n=76)
Ages 45-56
(n=35)
Ages 55+
(n=16)
Imprisonment33.9%36.3%21.1%21.1%38.4%40.9%34.2%20.0%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 Order0.6%0.7%0.0%5.3%1.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order16.2%14.0%28.1%15.8%17.8%14.6%15.8%22.9%6.3%
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%
Fine34.2%35.0%29.8%36.8%28.8%29.2%34.2%48.6%68.8%
Other1.7%1.3%3.5%0.0%0.0%3.6%1.3%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal13.4%12.7%17.5%21.1%13.7%11.7%14.5%8.6%25.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=362)
Imprisonment22.9%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order19.1%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine38.7%
Other1.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal18.2%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 121
< 317.4%
3 < 631.4%
6 < 1227.3%
12 < 1812.4%
18 < 246.6%
24 < 363.3%
36 +1.7%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 121
No NPP85.1%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.8%
6 < 126.6%
12 < 185.0%
18 < 240.8%
24 < 361.7%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 83
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 320.5%9.6%
3 < 625.3%4.8%
6 < 1220.5%3.6%
12 < 1812.0%0.0%
18 < 242.4%0.0%
24 +1.2%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 = 69
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%4.3%
12 < 180.0%58.0%
18 < 240.0%26.1%
24 +0.0%11.6%

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 = 140
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5004.3%1.4%
$500 < $1,00034.3%2.1%
$1,000 < $2,00040.0%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,00011.4%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0003.6%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.7%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0002.1%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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