SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety Road Rules 2017 (Vic) r 60, 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=2,075)
Males Only
(n=1,479)
Females Only
(n=590)
Ages 18-19
(n=17)
Ages 20-24
(n=157)
Ages 25-34
(n=389)
Ages 35-44
(n=438)
Ages 45-56
(n=390)
Ages 55+
(n=676)
Imprisonment2.3%2.9%0.7%5.9%1.3%4.9%4.3%1.5%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%0.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%0.1%0.0%5.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order1.0%1.3%0.2%0.0%0.0%3.1%1.4%0.5%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%
Fine53.5%56.2%46.3%58.8%65.0%57.8%57.1%52.3%46.2%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal43.2%39.5%52.9%29.4%33.8%33.9%37.2%45.6%53.8%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=2,106)
Imprisonment0.0%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order0.9%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine54.7%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal44.3%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 47
< 344.7%
3 < 621.3%
6 < 1223.4%
12 < 186.4%
18 < 242.1%
24 < 362.1%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 47
No NPP97.9%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 122.1%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 1
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 3100.0%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%

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 = 19
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%0.0%
12 < 180.0%89.5%
18 < 240.0%10.5%
24 +0.0%0.0%

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 = 1,152
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $5005.0%77.7%
$500 < $1,0007.1%3.4%
$1,000 < $2,0005.1%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0001.2%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.3%0.1%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.1%
$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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