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Robbery- Armed - Dangerous Weapon - Juvenile: s.97(2)

 
Name
 
Offence
 
Plea
 
Sentence
 
Appeal
 
Weapon
 
Record
 
Involvement & Summary

Stadhams
(17)
NSW CCA [16]
12.2.2001

s.97(2)

PG

MT 3y
AT 2y

AA
4y
NPP 2y 3m

shortened firearm and file

on probation at time of offence for BES offences

Involved in robbery of credit union with three co-offenders. Waited in car while two co-offenders entered union and fired shot into floor.
Early admissions - extensive co-operation with police - minor, passive involvement - aboriginal with deprived background - 7 weeks PSC.

MHH
(17y 8m)
NSW CCA 161]
18.4.2001

s.97(2)

PG

3y
NPP 2y

AD

semi-automatic pistol

minor record

In company with others parked car in way suggesting needed help. Robbed two young men who came to assist.
Assistance to authorities.

SDM
(16)
(2001) 127 A Crim R 318

s.97(2)

PG

MT 2y 3m
AT 2y 3m
(detention centre)

AD

Shotgun, golf club

insignificant

With four others robbed general store wearing balaclavas. Took $270, jewellery and cigarettes. Under influence of heroin for first time during offence. Limited involvement. Contrition. Disturbed family background.

LC
NSW CCA [175]
9.5.2001

2 x s.97(2)

Sched:
2 x s.97(2)
Stealing

PG

4y
NPP 2y

AD

imitation self loading pistol

prior record for robbery - on bond at time of offence

Robbed mobile phone store. Abducted female and forced her to remove money from various ATMs.
Lesser offender and lower intelligence than co-offender.

TVC
(15)
NSW CCA [325]
1.8.2002

s.97(2) Assault w/i to rob armed w/ dangerous weapon

PG

4y 6m
NPP 2y

AA
3y
NPP 1y 6m

gun and knife

nil

Attempted to rob V at train station - Threatened V with knife and loaded gun - Cocked gun in front of V - Struggle led to disarming
Follower - Remorse - Good prospects of rehabilitation

JCM
(15)
NSW CCA [151]
28.5.2003

Att s.97(2)

VG

4y
NPP 21m

AA
3y
NPP 20m
(backdated)

Shortened rifle

Co-offender attempted to rob male at railway station armed with gun and knife - JCM acted as lookout and offered threat to V - Lesser culpability
Favourable subjective features - Parity

SL
(20)

 

 

 

 

 


RT
(16)

 

 

 

 


WS
(17)

NSWSC [651]
Fullerton j
27.6.2008

97(2)

Sched:
11 Rob in Co

PG

4y 9m
NPP 2y 9m


 

 

 

 


4y 3m
NPP 2y 3m

 

 

 


4y 3m
NPP 2y 3m

Shotgun

Record - breached bond - breached repeatedly breached bond in past


 


Breached bond for drug possession offence

 

 

 

 

Nil

Robbed hotel using defective shotgun, knife and meat cleaver - patrons subjected to physical violence and threats - some pre-planning

SL - voluntarily attended police station - abusive childhood - life deteriorated after father's death - drug addiction


RT - childhood disrupted by death of father - member of elder group of friends through brother


WS - difficulties at school led to alcohol abuse

Co-offender - II - sentenced for rob in company

RD

(17)

[2013] NSWCCA 306

​3 x s.97(2)

 

Sched:
2 x s 97(2)

​PG11y 3m

NPP 7y

​AD​Knife, replica firearms, baseball bat, sword​Stealing, rob in co, BES.​Robbed three hotels with cooffenders – various weapons – disguised in balaclavas – on first offence assaulted hotel patron.

Very difficult upbringing – drug and alcohol abuse from young age  – Aboriginal background