SACStat Magistrates' Court

possess 1,4-butanediol

Drugs, Poisons And Controlled Substances Act 1981 (Vic) s 73(1), 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=186)
Males Only
(n=138)
Females Only
(n=48)
Ages 18-19
(n=5)
Ages 20-24
(n=17)
Ages 25-34
(n=98)
Ages 35-44
(n=56)
Ages 45-56
(n=9)
Ages 55+
(n=0)
Imprisonment45.2%52.9%22.9%20.0%58.8%45.9%41.1%44.4%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 Order20.4%15.2%35.4%40.0%5.9%22.4%19.6%22.2%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%
Fine21.5%22.5%18.8%40.0%17.6%21.4%23.2%11.1%0.0%
Other1.6%2.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%1.0%1.8%11.1%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal11.3%7.2%22.9%0.0%17.6%9.2%14.3%11.1%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=198)
Imprisonment35.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order24.2%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine25.8%
Other1.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal13.6%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 84
< 332.1%
3 < 636.9%
6 < 1225.0%
12 < 184.8%
18 < 241.2%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 84
No NPP96.4%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 123.6%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 70
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 341.4%2.9%
3 < 632.9%1.4%
6 < 1218.6%0.0%
12 < 182.9%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 = 48
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%6.3%
12 < 180.0%75.0%
18 < 240.0%16.7%
24 +0.0%2.1%

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 = 51
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50011.8%3.9%
$500 < $1,00035.3%3.9%
$1,000 < $2,00029.4%2.0%
$2,000 < $3,0007.8%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0003.9%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0002.0%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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