SACStat Magistrates' Court

driver fail to report a motor vehicle accident involving property damage to police

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 61(1)(f), 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=1,069)
Males Only
(n=871)
Females Only
(n=198)
Ages 18-19
(n=37)
Ages 20-24
(n=197)
Ages 25-34
(n=355)
Ages 35-44
(n=191)
Ages 45-56
(n=154)
Ages 55+
(n=132)
Imprisonment11.5%12.5%7.1%2.7%12.2%16.9%12.0%9.1%0.8%
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%0.1%0.0%0.0%0.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order9.0%9.3%7.6%10.8%7.1%10.4%12.6%7.1%4.5%
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%
Fine57.2%58.6%51.0%51.4%60.9%54.6%54.5%64.3%54.5%
Other0.5%0.6%0.0%0.0%0.5%0.6%1.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal21.8%18.9%34.3%35.1%18.8%17.5%19.9%19.5%40.2%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,082)
Imprisonment4.8%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order9.4%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine61.7%
Other0.5%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal23.6%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 123
< 330.1%
3 < 634.1%
6 < 1223.6%
12 < 188.9%
18 < 242.4%
24 < 360.8%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 123
No NPP92.7%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 124.9%
12 < 181.6%
18 < 240.8%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 52
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 326.9%11.5%
3 < 632.7%0.0%
6 < 1217.3%0.0%
12 < 189.6%0.0%
18 < 241.9%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 = 102
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%7.8%
12 < 180.0%72.5%
18 < 240.0%16.7%
24 +0.0%2.9%

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 = 668
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5009.0%5.4%
$500 < $1,00038.0%7.0%
$1,000 < $2,00033.2%0.6%
$2,000 < $3,0006.0%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.4%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.1%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.1%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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