The maximum penalty for the offence of “threaten/cause injury/harm to prevent information to police”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Section 9 Bond: 43%
- Prison: 43%
- CSO: 14%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 11.5 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 7 months in prison.