SACStat Magistrates' Court

false imprisonment

Common Law, 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=232)
Males Only
(n=210)
Females Only
(n=22)
Ages 18-19
(n=13)
Ages 20-24
(n=48)
Ages 25-34
(n=92)
Ages 35-44
(n=53)
Ages 45-56
(n=23)
Ages 55+
(n=3)
Imprisonment69.0%71.4%45.5%15.4%62.5%77.2%73.6%73.9%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 Order1.7%1.4%4.5%30.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order20.7%21.0%18.2%38.5%27.1%14.1%18.9%21.7%66.7%
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%
Fine4.3%4.3%4.5%7.7%6.3%3.3%3.8%4.3%0.0%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal4.3%1.9%27.3%7.7%4.2%5.4%3.8%0.0%0.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=243)
Imprisonment67.9%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order1.6%
Community Correction Order21.8%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine4.1%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal4.5%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 160
< 319.4%
3 < 621.9%
6 < 1228.8%
12 < 1816.3%
18 < 249.4%
24 < 363.1%
36 +1.3%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 160
No NPP76.3%
< 30.0%
3 < 61.3%
6 < 1213.8%
12 < 186.3%
18 < 241.9%
24 < 360.6%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 165
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 318.2%2.4%
3 < 624.8%3.0%
6 < 1223.6%5.5%
12 < 1811.5%1.2%
18 < 245.5%0.0%
24 +3.6%0.6%

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 = 53
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%1.9%
12 < 180.0%47.2%
18 < 240.0%28.3%
24 +0.0%22.6%

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 = 10
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5000.0%0.0%
$500 < $1,00010.0%0.0%
$1,000 < $2,00050.0%10.0%
$2,000 < $3,00010.0%10.0%
$3,000 < $4,00010.0%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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