Justice and security » Criminal offences committed by juveniles: Crimal offences committed by juveniles

At the moment of committing crime person was underage (14–17 y.o.).

Juvenile – under 18-year-old person.

Criminal offence – an offence which is provided for in the Penal Code and the principal punishment prescribed for which in the case of natural persons is a pecuniary punishment or imprisonment and in the case of legal persons, a pecuniary punishment or compulsory dissolution.

Unit: number, number per 10000 person of the same age

Disaggregated by: year, age group

Source: Ministry of Justice

Year
Age group (justice) Value 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
14-17 Number 3105 2042 1788 1854 1807 1644 1342 1428 1016
14-17 10 000 per capita of the same age 464 336 317 353 361 340 284 303 213