SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety Road Rules 2017 (Vic) r 297(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=562)
Males Only
(n=499)
Females Only
(n=63)
Ages 18-19
(n=47)
Ages 20-24
(n=186)
Ages 25-34
(n=189)
Ages 35-44
(n=67)
Ages 45-56
(n=48)
Ages 55+
(n=24)
Imprisonment8.5%8.8%6.3%4.3%7.0%9.5%9.0%18.8%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 Order7.3%6.8%11.1%2.1%5.4%10.1%9.0%10.4%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%
Fine62.3%62.3%61.9%48.9%65.1%62.4%70.1%50.0%70.8%
Other0.5%0.4%1.6%0.0%0.0%0.5%1.5%0.0%4.2%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal21.4%21.6%19.0%44.7%22.6%17.5%10.4%20.8%25.0%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=566)
Imprisonment1.2%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order6.9%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine68.2%
Other0.5%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal23.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 48
< 345.8%
3 < 629.2%
6 < 1210.4%
12 < 188.3%
18 < 242.1%
24 < 364.2%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 48
No NPP89.6%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 126.3%
12 < 184.2%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 7
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 357.1%0.0%
3 < 628.6%14.3%
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 = 39
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%2.6%
12 < 180.0%69.2%
18 < 240.0%17.9%
24 +0.0%10.3%

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 = 386
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5009.6%12.2%
$500 < $1,00032.9%9.8%
$1,000 < $2,00028.8%1.0%
$2,000 < $3,0005.4%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.3%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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