SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety Road Rules 2017 (Vic) r 215(1)(a), 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=283)
Males Only
(n=227)
Females Only
(n=56)
Ages 18-19
(n=15)
Ages 20-24
(n=59)
Ages 25-34
(n=101)
Ages 35-44
(n=56)
Ages 45-56
(n=34)
Ages 55+
(n=16)
Imprisonment12.7%14.5%5.4%0.0%6.8%13.9%28.6%5.9%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 Order8.8%7.5%14.3%6.7%13.6%10.9%5.4%5.9%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%
Fine56.9%57.3%55.4%80.0%59.3%58.4%46.4%55.9%50.0%
Other0.7%0.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%3.6%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal20.8%19.8%25.0%13.3%20.3%16.8%16.1%32.4%50.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=285)
Imprisonment0.4%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order6.3%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine64.9%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal28.4%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 36
< 322.2%
3 < 633.3%
6 < 1219.4%
12 < 1813.9%
18 < 245.6%
24 < 362.8%
36 +2.8%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 36
No NPP77.8%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 1213.9%
12 < 182.8%
18 < 245.6%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 6100.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%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 = 18
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%5.6%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%66.7%
18 < 240.0%22.2%
24 +0.0%5.6%

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 = 185
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50013.5%21.6%
$500 < $1,00036.8%0.0%
$1,000 < $2,00022.2%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0005.9%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.0%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 31 October, 2019 © Sentencing Advisory Council, State of Victoria, 2019

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