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.
1st degree offence – an offence the maximum punishment prescribed for which in the Penal Code is imprisonment for a term of more than five years, life imprisonment or compulsory dissolution (Criminal Code – imprisonment for a term exceeding eight years).
2nd degree offence – an offence the punishment prescribed for which in the Penal Code is imprisonment for a term of up to five years or a pecuniary punishment (Criminal Code – imprisonment for a term not exceeding eight years).
Disaggregated by: year, age group, degree of offence
Source: Ministry of Justice
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