SACStat Magistrates' Court

possess precursor chemicals (other or not further defined)

Drugs, Poisons And Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Vic) s 71D, 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=46)
Males Only
(n=37)
Females Only
(n=9)
Ages 18-19
(n=0)
Ages 20-24
(n=4)
Ages 25-34
(n=16)
Ages 35-44
(n=14)
Ages 45-56
(n=10)
Ages 55+
(n=2)
Imprisonment56.5%62.2%33.3%0.0%50.0%75.0%35.7%60.0%50.0%
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 Order19.6%18.9%22.2%0.0%50.0%12.5%21.4%20.0%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%
Fine15.2%10.8%33.3%0.0%0.0%12.5%28.6%0.0%50.0%
Other6.5%8.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%14.3%10.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal2.2%0.0%11.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%10.0%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=49)
Imprisonment38.8%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order36.7%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine10.2%
Other4.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal10.2%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 26
< 334.6%
3 < 623.1%
6 < 1230.8%
12 < 187.7%
18 < 243.8%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 26
No NPP92.3%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 123.8%
12 < 183.8%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 19
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 342.1%0.0%
3 < 610.5%0.0%
6 < 1231.6%5.3%
12 < 1810.5%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 = 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 = 18
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%5.6%
12 < 180.0%50.0%
18 < 240.0%44.4%
24 +0.0%0.0%

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 = 5
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50020.0%0.0%
$500 < $1,00020.0%0.0%
$1,000 < $2,00020.0%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0000.0%20.0%
$3,000 < $4,00020.0%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 24 May 2022 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2022

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