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NCJ Number: 148781 Find in a Library
Title: Sentencing Statistics, Higher Criminal Courts, Victoria, 1992
Corporate Author: Victoria Attorney General's Dept
Courts Management Division
Management Information Section
Australia
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 200
Sponsoring Agency: Victoria Attorney General's Dept
Melbourne Victoria, Australia
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This report presents statistics detailing the sentences imposed by the higher criminal courts of Victoria, Australia, in 1992.
Abstract: Individual tables present statistical measures of penalties, penalties for each type of offenses, the disposition for every count, and the numbers of persons convicted. Additional tables present statistical measures for suspended sentences of imprisonment, the principal offense for which imprisonment was imposed, and penalties other than imprisonment. Means, medians, modes, maximums, minimums, the 25th percentile, and the 75th percentile are given. Offenses are grouped into homicide and related offenses; wounding and assaults; sex offenses; robbery and related offenses for gain; theft, burglary, and related offenses; fraud; property damage; other offenses; and summary offenses. Tables
Main Term(s): Court statistics
Index Term(s): Foreign sentencing; Victoria
Note: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program
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