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  1. Circuit Criminal Court

Cases disposed of in 2008

Defendants

Guilty pleas

Trials

Road Traffic

168

136

32

Drug Offences

521

491

30

Sexual Offences

134

85

49

Firearms Offences

174

151

23

Theft/Fraud /Robbery

874

793

81

Assault

708

509

199

Child Abuse

6

5

1

Manslaughter

5

1

4

Other

403

333

70

Total

2993

2504

489

 

 

Outcome of trials

Convicted

Acquitted

Nolle Prosequi

Road Traffic

12

12

8

Drug Offences

17

8

5

Sexual Offences

12

23

14

Firearms Offences

3

9

11

Theft/Fraud /Robbery

23

29

29

Assault

55

85

59

Child Abuse

0

1

0

Manslaughter

2

2

0

Other

17

23

30

Total

141

192

156

 

Cases disposed of in 2008

Community Service

Suspended sentence

Fine

<2 Years

2-5 Years

5-10

>10 Year

Other

Road Traffic

5

35

16

75

37

35

6

8

Drug Offences

23

166

8

204

101

114

69

25

Sexual Offences

1

22

2

29

27

21

4

12

Firearms Offences

9

46

4

67

37

25

14

10

Theft/Fraud /Robbery

25

246

10

349

253

172

9

28

Assault

22

225

18

199

121

60

5

41

Child Abuse

0

7

1

4

2

0

0

0

Manslaughter

0

0

0

0

0

6

0

1

Other

13

109

37

138

76

62

5

33

Total

98

856

96

1065

654

495

112

158