SACStat Magistrates' Court

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Road Safety (Drivers) Regulations 2019 (Vic) r 48(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=400)
Males Only
(n=290)
Females Only
(n=110)
Ages 18-19
(n=50)
Ages 20-24
(n=168)
Ages 25-34
(n=125)
Ages 35-44
(n=36)
Ages 45-56
(n=14)
Ages 55+
(n=7)
Imprisonment10.3%12.1%5.5%6.0%10.7%11.2%11.1%14.3%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 Order0.5%0.7%0.0%4.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Community Correction Order8.0%7.2%10.0%14.0%8.9%5.6%8.3%0.0%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%
Fine66.3%65.9%67.3%64.0%59.5%74.4%66.7%71.4%85.7%
Other0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal15.0%14.1%17.3%12.0%20.8%8.8%13.9%14.3%14.3%

All Charges % Sentence Type

Charges – Sentence TypePercentage
All (n=449)
Imprisonment0.9%
Partially Suspended Sentence0.0%
Wholly Suspended Sentence0.0%
Youth Justice Centre Order0.0%
Community Correction Order5.8%
Intensive Correction Order0.0%
Community-based Order0.0%
Fine74.4%
Other0.0%
ADU/Discharge/Dismissal18.9%

Imprisonment Length

CASES, Imprisonment – Total Effective Sentence

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 41
< 348.8%
3 < 631.7%
6 < 1217.1%
12 < 182.4%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CASES, Imprisonment – Non-Parole Period

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 41
No NPP97.6%
< 30.0%
3 < 60.0%
6 < 122.4%
12 < 180.0%
18 < 240.0%
24 < 360.0%
36 +0.0%

CHARGES, Imprisonment – by Aggregation

Duration (months)Percentage
n = 4
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 350.0%0.0%
3 < 625.0%0.0%
6 < 1225.0%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 = 26
AggregateNon-Aggregate
< 30.0%0.0%
3 < 60.0%0.0%
6 < 120.0%3.8%
12 < 180.0%61.5%
18 < 240.0%30.8%
24 +0.0%3.8%

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 = 334
AggregateNon-Aggregate
Less than $50014.1%0.9%
$500 < $1,00050.6%0.0%
$1,000 < $2,00025.4%0.0%
$2,000 < $3,0008.1%0.0%
$3,000 < $4,0000.6%0.0%
$4,000 < $5,0000.0%0.0%
$5,000 < $10,0000.3%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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