SACStat Magistrates' Court

driver fail to give name, address or vehicle details to other party after a motor vehicle accident

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 61(1)(c), 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=1,634)
Males Only
(n=1,295)
Females Only
(n=339)
Ages 18-19
(n=59)
Ages 20-24
(n=248)
Ages 25-34
(n=525)
Ages 35-44
(n=361)
Ages 45-56
(n=244)
Ages 55+
(n=192)
Imprisonment17.0%18.7%10.3%3.4%17.7%25.3%19.1%9.4%2.6%
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%0.1%0.0%0.0%0.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order11.2%11.0%11.8%22.0%10.1%12.0%13.0%10.7%4.7%
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%
Fine52.4%52.4%52.5%44.1%50.4%48.6%49.3%60.7%63.0%
Other0.7%0.8%0.3%0.0%0.0%1.3%1.4%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal18.7%17.0%25.1%30.5%21.4%12.8%17.2%19.3%29.7%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,683)
Imprisonment6.8%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order12.2%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine59.6%
Other0.6%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal20.7%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 277
< 328.5%
3 < 629.2%
6 < 1220.9%
12 < 1811.6%
18 < 244.3%
24 < 364.3%
36 +1.1%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 277
No NPP84.8%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.7%
6 < 126.9%
12 < 185.1%
18 < 241.4%
24 < 361.1%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 115
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 330.4%2.6%
3 < 626.1%2.6%
6 < 1221.7%0.0%
12 < 1811.3%0.9%
18 < 241.7%0.0%
24 +2.6%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 = 206
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%6.3%
12 < 180.0%71.4%
18 < 240.0%17.5%
24 +0.0%4.9%

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 = 1,003
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.6%7.1%
$500 < $1,00038.6%5.9%
$1,000 < $2,00030.9%0.8%
$2,000 < $3,0008.0%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.6%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.6%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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