The maximum penalty for the offence of “predatory driving.”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Prison: 45%
- Suspended sentence (now replaced by intensive correction order)
- CSO (now replaced by community correction order): 18%
- Section 9 Bond (now replaced by community correction order)
- ICO: 5%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 9.5 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 5.5 months in prison.