SACStat Magistrates' Court

non-prohibited person possess an unregistered category A or B longarm

Firearms Act 1996 (Vic) s 6A(1), 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=247)
Males Only
(n=230)
Females Only
(n=17)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=25)
Ages 25-34
(n=67)
Ages 35-44
(n=73)
Ages 45-56
(n=40)
Ages 55+
(n=38)
Imprisonment17.4%17.0%23.5%0.0%20.0%25.4%20.5%10.0%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 Order0.4%0.4%0.0%33.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order32.4%30.9%52.9%0.0%44.0%44.8%37.0%25.0%5.3%
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%
Fine32.4%33.0%23.5%33.3%28.0%19.4%30.1%40.0%55.3%
Other0.8%0.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%3.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal16.6%17.8%0.0%33.3%8.0%7.5%12.3%25.0%36.8%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=301)
Imprisonment12.6%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.3%
Community Correction Order35.5%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine32.9%
Other0.7%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal17.9%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 43
< 323.3%
3 < 632.6%
6 < 1234.9%
12 < 189.3%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 43
No NPP90.7%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 129.3%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 38
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 35.3%10.5%
3 < 613.2%26.3%
6 < 1215.8%13.2%
12 < 1810.5%0.0%
18 < 240.0%2.6%
24 +0.0%2.6%

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 = 107
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%5.6%
12 < 180.0%63.6%
18 < 240.0%17.8%
24 +0.0%13.1%

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 = 99
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5006.1%2.0%
$500 < $1,00029.3%1.0%
$1,000 < $2,00026.3%3.0%
$2,000 < $3,00014.1%1.0%
$3,000 < $4,0008.1%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0008.1%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0001.0%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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