SACStat Magistrates' Court

fail to provide veterinary attention or treatment for an animal

Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals Act 1986 (Vic) s 9(1)(i), Data for Magistrates' Court, 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2019

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=155)
Males Only
(n=78)
Females Only
(n=77)
Ages 18-19
(n=1)
Ages 20-24
(n=11)
Ages 25-34
(n=31)
Ages 35-44
(n=41)
Ages 45-56
(n=29)
Ages 55+
(n=37)
Imprisonment1.3%2.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%4.9%0.0%0.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.6%1.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%2.7%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order6.5%5.1%7.8%0.0%0.0%9.7%7.3%6.9%5.4%
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%
Fine61.3%61.5%61.0%100.0%81.8%61.3%61.0%58.6%56.8%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal30.3%29.5%31.2%0.0%18.2%29.0%26.8%34.5%35.1%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=225)
Imprisonment0.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.4%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order5.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine69.8%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal24.0%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 2
< 3100.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 2
No NPP100.0%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 3100.0%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%

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 = 1
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 6100.0%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 = 12
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%16.7%
12 < 180.0%41.7%
18 < 240.0%8.3%
24 +0.0%33.3%

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 = 157
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5003.2%0.6%
$500 < $1,0009.6%3.2%
$1,000 < $2,00025.5%2.5%
$2,000 < $3,00017.2%1.3%
$3,000 < $4,0006.4%1.3%
$4,000 < $5,0003.2%0.6%
$5,000 < $10,0005.7%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,00019.7%0.0%
$20,000 or more0.0%0.0%
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Last update 31 October, 2019 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2019

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