Justice and security » Criminal offences committed by juveniles: Crimal offences committed by juveniles by type of offence

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

Disaggregated by: year, age group, type of offence

Source: Ministry of Justice

Year
Age group (justice) Type of criminal offence (juveniles) 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
14-17 Crimes against public peace 562 314 215 201 191 184 126 77 104
14-17 Crimes against public trust 191 138 132 37 26 38 32 37 20
14-17 Crimes against person 629 514 508 627 640 637 507 623 490
14-17 Traffic offences 60 24 26 21 21 12 14 - -
14-17 Crimes against property 1438 999 858 935 874 759 614 615 341