SACStat Magistrates' Court

possess LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide)

Drugs, Poisons And Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Vic) s 73(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=205)
Males Only
(n=165)
Females Only
(n=40)
Ages 18-19
(n=7)
Ages 20-24
(n=46)
Ages 25-34
(n=90)
Ages 35-44
(n=36)
Ages 45-56
(n=23)
Ages 55+
(n=3)
Imprisonment33.7%34.5%30.0%28.6%17.4%32.2%63.9%26.1%33.3%
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 Order35.1%32.1%47.5%14.3%45.7%37.8%22.2%34.8%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%
Fine15.6%17.6%7.5%0.0%17.4%17.8%2.8%21.7%66.7%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal15.6%15.8%15.0%57.1%19.6%12.2%11.1%17.4%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=210)
Imprisonment21.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order40.0%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine18.1%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal21.0%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 69
< 334.8%
3 < 621.7%
6 < 1218.8%
12 < 1811.6%
18 < 244.3%
24 < 367.2%
36 +1.4%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 69
No NPP81.2%
< 30.0%
3 < 61.4%
6 < 127.2%
12 < 182.9%
18 < 245.8%
24 < 361.4%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 44
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 322.7%20.5%
3 < 69.1%4.5%
6 < 1218.2%4.5%
12 < 1811.4%2.3%
18 < 242.3%0.0%
24 +4.5%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 = 84
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%8.3%
12 < 180.0%53.6%
18 < 240.0%26.2%
24 +0.0%11.9%

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 = 38
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5007.9%7.9%
$500 < $1,00034.2%0.0%
$1,000 < $2,00028.9%2.6%
$2,000 < $3,00013.2%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0002.6%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0002.6%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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