SACStat Magistrates' Court

use, or cause or permit use of, an unsafe or unroadworthy vehicle, or combination of vehicles, on a highway (revoked)

Road Safety (Vehicles) Regulations 2009 (Vic) r 259(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=1,532)
Males Only
(n=1,313)
Females Only
(n=219)
Ages 18-19
(n=62)
Ages 20-24
(n=351)
Ages 25-34
(n=572)
Ages 35-44
(n=339)
Ages 45-56
(n=160)
Ages 55+
(n=42)
Imprisonment20.1%21.3%12.8%1.6%15.4%23.6%26.8%16.3%2.4%
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 Order17.5%17.7%16.4%25.8%13.4%21.9%14.2%15.6%16.7%
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%
Fine51.8%51.4%54.3%40.3%55.6%48.3%51.9%56.9%61.9%
Other0.5%0.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%0.9%0.6%2.4%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal10.1%9.0%16.4%32.3%15.7%5.9%6.2%10.6%16.7%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,610)
Imprisonment0.6%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order16.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine66.1%
Other0.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal17.0%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 308
< 332.5%
3 < 630.5%
6 < 1221.8%
12 < 187.1%
18 < 245.8%
24 < 362.3%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 308
No NPP88.0%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.6%
6 < 127.1%
12 < 184.2%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 10
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 340.0%0.0%
3 < 630.0%0.0%
6 < 1210.0%0.0%
12 < 1810.0%0.0%
18 < 2410.0%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 = 262
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.4%
6 < 120.0%8.0%
12 < 180.0%64.1%
18 < 240.0%24.0%
24 +0.0%3.4%

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 = 1,064
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5008.5%6.5%
$500 < $1,00036.0%1.7%
$1,000 < $2,00034.2%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,00011.2%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0001.5%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.5%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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