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Penalty for Recklessly Wound | Section 35(4) Crimes Act NSW

The maximum penalty for the offence of “recklessly wound”

According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:

Local Court:

Section 35(4) recklessly wound

  • Prison: 38.6%
  • Suspended Sentence (no longer available): 22%
  • Section 9 Bond (now community correction order): 19.2%
  • ICO: 9.8%
  • Community Service Order (now community correction order): 8.8%
  • Section 10(1)(b)&(c) Bond: 1.3%
  • Section 10(1)(a) Dismissal: 0.2%
  • Fine Only: 0.2% 

The average prison sentence for the offence is 15.8 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 8.6 months in prison.

District and Supreme Court:

Section 35(4) post-Muldrock

  • Prison: 69.8%
  • Suspended Sentence (no longer available): 18%
  • ICO: 8%
  • Section 9 Bond (now community correction order): 3.6%
  • Community Service Order (now community correction order): 0.5%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 31.8 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 17.5 months in prison.

Section 35(4) pre-Muldrock

  • Prison: 62.2%
  • Suspended Sentence (no longer available): 21.6%
  • Period Detention: 8.8%
  • Section 9 Bond (now community correction order): 6.1%
  • Community Service Order (now community correction order): 1.4%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 32 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 17 months in prison.

Section 35(4) accessory after the fact to recklessly wound

  • Section 9 Bond (now replaced by community correction order): 100%

The average prison sentence for the offence is 0 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 0 months in prison.

 

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