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In 2020, the PCS published results on cybercrime for the first time. The police registered almost 24 400 offences with a “digital” component.
In 2019, 13 252 sentences and measures have been implemented. 68% of persons have been incarcerated, 29% provided a community service and 3% have served their sentence under electronic surveillance.
In 2019 the number of juvenile convictions increased to 14 773 cases according to the juvenile conviction statistics (+6%). For adult convictions, numbers stagnated with just under 110 000 convictions.
In 2020, CHF 5.3 million was paid out to crime victims by the compensation authorities and the victim consultation centres provided consultations in 43 263 cases.
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