SACStat Magistrates' Court

driver fail to stop motor vehicle when requested by a police or protective services officer

Road Safety Act 1986 (Vic) s 64A(1), 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=2,116)
Males Only
(n=1,844)
Females Only
(n=272)
Ages 18-19
(n=122)
Ages 20-24
(n=516)
Ages 25-34
(n=932)
Ages 35-44
(n=386)
Ages 45-56
(n=124)
Ages 55+
(n=32)
Imprisonment53.0%54.7%41.2%26.2%49.4%61.7%50.8%45.2%18.8%
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 Order0.4%0.5%0.0%5.7%0.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order15.7%14.8%22.1%23.8%15.5%15.2%14.5%16.9%9.4%
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%
Fine23.2%23.0%23.9%27.9%25.0%18.1%26.2%29.8%59.4%
Other2.4%2.2%3.7%0.0%1.7%2.4%4.9%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal5.3%4.8%9.2%16.4%7.9%2.6%3.6%8.1%12.5%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=2,500)
Imprisonment45.3%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.4%
Community Correction Order19.9%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine26.2%
Other2.2%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal6.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,121
< 325.2%
3 < 627.9%
6 < 1226.4%
12 < 1811.3%
18 < 245.0%
24 < 363.6%
36 +0.5%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,121
No NPP85.2%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.8%
6 < 128.0%
12 < 184.1%
18 < 241.5%
24 < 360.3%
36 +0.1%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1,132
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 323.2%5.4%
3 < 627.3%3.2%
6 < 1221.6%1.8%
12 < 189.1%0.4%
18 < 243.8%0.4%
24 +3.4%0.4%

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 = 497
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.2%
6 < 120.0%5.0%
12 < 180.0%64.6%
18 < 240.0%21.9%
24 +0.0%8.2%

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 = 654
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5004.3%1.7%
$500 < $1,00027.2%4.1%
$1,000 < $2,00039.0%1.4%
$2,000 < $3,00017.1%0.2%
$3,000 < $4,0003.2%0.2%
$4,000 < $5,0000.6%0.2%
$5,000 < $10,0000.6%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0000.3%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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