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Criminal Prosecution

Defendants convicted, by type of offence, 2015
Type of offencePersons convicted
1 Excluding road traffic offences.
2 Including attempted murder.
Total offences737,87329,62052,874655,379
Offences against government or public order and offences inoffice123,0339431,76520,325
Offences against the person1110,6947,7899,97192,934
Violation of maintenance obligations1,202151,196
exual abuse of children1,8172501541,413
Sexual coercion; rape1,017119106792
Bodily harm including serions and dangerous injury160,6636,0976,99147,575
Offences against property343,43815,48724,228303,723
Theft and misappropriation138,7959,43510,414118,946
Robbery and extortion, robberylike assault on motor vehicle drivers7,5181,6681,4294,421
Forgery of documents
(including false certification and modification of official identification documents)
Offences dangerous to the public including crimes against the environment13,4821712333,078
Road traffic offences154,3311,4407,248145,643
Offences under other laws102,8953,7909,42989,676
Narcotics Law57,5393,3387,36546,836
residence act6,768145196,235

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