SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety Road Rules 2017 (Vic) r 59(1), 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=1,026)
Males Only
(n=810)
Females Only
(n=214)
Ages 18-19
(n=18)
Ages 20-24
(n=134)
Ages 25-34
(n=288)
Ages 35-44
(n=190)
Ages 45-56
(n=183)
Ages 55+
(n=211)
Imprisonment6.4%7.7%1.9%5.6%9.0%12.2%6.3%3.3%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 Order0.2%0.2%0.0%11.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order4.9%5.1%4.2%11.1%5.2%8.0%5.8%2.7%0.9%
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%
Fine56.5%58.6%48.1%61.1%62.7%55.6%57.9%61.7%47.4%
Other0.3%0.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%1.1%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal31.7%28.0%45.8%11.1%23.1%24.0%28.9%32.2%51.7%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=1,052)
Imprisonment0.8%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order3.5%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine61.5%
Other0.1%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal34.1%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 66
< 330.3%
3 < 625.8%
6 < 1219.7%
12 < 1813.6%
18 < 243.0%
24 < 366.1%
36 +1.5%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 66
No NPP78.8%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 129.1%
12 < 187.6%
18 < 243.0%
24 < 361.5%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 8
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%12.5%
3 < 60.0%75.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 1812.5%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 = 37
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%13.5%
12 < 180.0%62.2%
18 < 240.0%21.6%
24 +0.0%2.7%

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 = 647
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5004.5%58.4%
$500 < $1,00015.1%3.2%
$1,000 < $2,00015.3%0.3%
$2,000 < $3,0002.3%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.3%0.2%
$4,000 < $5,0000.3%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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