SACStat Magistrates' Court

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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=121)
Males Only
(n=100)
Females Only
(n=21)
Ages 18-19
(n=3)
Ages 20-24
(n=37)
Ages 25-34
(n=53)
Ages 35-44
(n=18)
Ages 45-56
(n=9)
Ages 55+
(n=1)
Imprisonment27.3%30.0%14.3%0.0%18.9%26.4%38.9%44.4%100.0%
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 Order28.1%29.0%23.8%66.7%35.1%28.3%16.7%11.1%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%
Fine24.8%26.0%19.0%0.0%16.2%26.4%33.3%44.4%0.0%
Other2.5%2.0%4.8%0.0%2.7%3.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal17.4%13.0%38.1%33.3%27.0%15.1%11.1%0.0%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=124)
Imprisonment18.5%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order33.1%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine26.6%
Other2.4%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal19.4%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 33
< 339.4%
3 < 618.2%
6 < 1221.2%
12 < 1815.2%
18 < 246.1%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 33
No NPP84.8%
< 30.0%
3 < 63.0%
6 < 126.1%
12 < 186.1%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 23
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 317.4%26.1%
3 < 64.3%17.4%
6 < 1217.4%4.3%
12 < 188.7%0.0%
18 < 244.3%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 = 41
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%17.1%
12 < 180.0%53.7%
18 < 240.0%26.8%
24 +0.0%2.4%

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 = 33
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50015.2%6.1%
$500 < $1,00030.3%6.1%
$1,000 < $2,00021.2%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0009.1%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.0%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0006.1%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0006.1%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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