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NCJ Number: 148792 Find in a Library
Title: Sentencing Statistics: Magistrates' Courts, Victoria, 1993
Corporate Author: Victoria Dept of Justice
Courts and Tribunals Services Div
Caseflow Analysis Section
Date Published: 1993
Page Count: 281
Sponsoring Agency: Victoria Dept of Justice
Melbourne, Australia
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Australia
Annotation: This document presents sentencing statistics for the magistrates' courts in Victoria, Australia, for 1993.
Abstract: The first section presents statistical measures of penalties for the various offenses listed in the criminal code. The second table presents figures on suspended sentences, focusing on the original term by portion suspended and the operational period by portion of original term suspended. The third section outlines penalties imposed on persons sentenced based on principal offenses, while the final section tabulates statistics on disposition of offenses and type of penalty imposed for each offense charged. 3 appendixes
Main Term(s): Statistics
Index Term(s): Courts; Foreign courts; Foreign sentencing statistics; Victoria
Note: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program
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