The maximum penalty for the offence of “threaten/cause injury to witness, juror etc”
According to the Judicial Commission of NSW, the actual penalties imposed for the offence are as follows:
- Section 9 Bond: 36%
- Suspended Sentence: 27%
- Section 9 Bond: 18%
- Section 10(1) Bond (b)&(c): 9%
- CSO: 9%
The average prison sentence for the offence is 16 months imprisonment, and the average non-parole period (or minimum prison term that must be served) is 11 months in prison.