Sentencing Trends

Our sentencing statistics include data for sentencing outcomes by court level, imprisonment trends, juvenile detention, and community orders.

We are currently preparing sentencing trends data on cases and outcomes in the higher courts (the County and Supreme Courts).

Court Statistics

Cases Sentenced in the Magistrates’ Court

Sentencing Outcomes in the Magistrates’ Court

Cases Sentenced in the Children’s Court

Sentencing Outcomes in the Children’s Court


Victoria's Prison Population

Victoria's Imprisonment Rates

Australia's Imprisonment Rates

International Imprisonment Rates

Victoria's Indigenous Imprisonment Rates

Most Serious Offences for Adult Prisoners in Victoria

Released Prisoners Returning to Prison

Juvenile Detention

Young People in Detention

Young Indigenous People in Detention

Community Corrections Orders

Community-Based Sentences