SACStat Magistrates' Court

unlicensed person acquire, dispose of, possess or carry cartridge ammunition for collection purposes

Firearms Act 1996 (Vic) s 8, 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=46)
Males Only
(n=40)
Females Only
(n=6)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=8)
Ages 25-34
(n=19)
Ages 35-44
(n=11)
Ages 45-56
(n=5)
Ages 55+
(n=0)
Imprisonment54.3%55.0%50.0%0.0%75.0%47.4%54.5%80.0%0.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order23.9%25.0%16.7%66.7%0.0%31.6%27.3%0.0%0.0%
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%
Fine13.0%12.5%16.7%0.0%12.5%15.8%18.2%0.0%0.0%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal8.7%7.5%16.7%33.3%12.5%5.3%0.0%20.0%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=48)
Imprisonment25.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order41.7%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine25.0%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal8.3%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 25
< 340.0%
3 < 620.0%
6 < 1228.0%
12 < 184.0%
18 < 244.0%
24 < 364.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 25
No NPP92.0%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 120.0%
12 < 184.0%
18 < 244.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 12
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 316.7%16.7%
3 < 616.7%41.7%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%0.0%
18 < 248.3%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 = 20
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%5.0%
12 < 180.0%55.0%
18 < 240.0%35.0%
24 +0.0%5.0%

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 = 12
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5000.0%8.3%
$500 < $1,0008.3%8.3%
$1,000 < $2,00025.0%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,00025.0%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,00025.0%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.0%0.0%
$10,000 < $20,0000.0%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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