Table 8 Criminal justice social work reports preferred sentencing options: 2014‑15 to 2018-19

2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Number
Total 26,603 26,988 27,012 25,673 24,515
Monetary penalty 1,754 1,749 1,590 1,368 1,281
Community payback order: unpaid work, no supervision 4,077 4,118 3,978 3,768 3,352
Community payback order: supervision, no unpaid work 4,956 5,181 4,882 4,713 4,780
Community payback order: unpaid work and supervision 3,266 3,042 3,408 3,358 3,114
Other community penalty 394 188 256 314 214
Restriction of liberty order 551 791 946 1,120 1,207
Deferment for DTTO assessment 602 553 540 533 597
Custody 924 910 900 958 1,016
Custody: extended sentence 195 141 177 195 204
Custody: supervised release order 205 230 214 240 252
Sentence deferred: 3 months or more 3,646 3,496 3,012 2,772 2,628
No preferred option 3,500 3,167 3,407 3,057 3,281
Other 2,533 3,422 3,702 3,277 2,589
Percentage
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Monetary penalty 6.6 6.5 5.9 5.3 5.2
Community payback order: unpaid work, no supervision 15.3 15.3 14.7 14.7 13.7
Community payback order: supervision, no unpaid work 18.6 19.2 18.1 18.4 19.5
Community payback order: unpaid work and supervision 12.3 11.3 12.6 13.1 12.7
Other community penalty 1.5 0.7 0.9 1.2 0.9
Restriction of liberty order 2.1 2.9 3.5 4.4 4.9
Deferment for DTTO assessment 2.3 2.0 2.0 2.1 2.4
Custody 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.7 4.1
Custody: extended sentence 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.8
Custody: supervised release order 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 1.0
Sentence deferred: 3 months or more 13.7 13.0 11.2 10.8 10.7
No preferred option 13.2 11.7 12.6 11.9 13.4
Other 9.5 12.7 13.7 12.8 10.6

Note: Figures exclude supplementary reports. 'Other' category includes absolute discharge, admonition, referral to children's hearing, remand to secure unit, supervised attendance order, driving ban, compensation order, continue current order, psychiatric assessment, revoke and impose new order, suspended sentence, non-specific community disposals and no suitable disposal.


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