Convictions

The annual figures for adult and juvenile convictions. Detailed information is available on the laws and the individual offences.

In addition information has been available on the laws and individual offences in time series since 1999 for minors and since 1984 for adults. This statistical information is shown at national and in almost all cases also at cantonal level.

Convictions 2018 - 2019
 

Minors1

Adults2

 

2018

2019

2018

2019

Total

13 875

14 773

108 811

105 440

SCC

8 467

9 282

34 689

34 858

Homicide

6

7

118

69

Grievous bodily harm

42

48

196

172

Simple theft

2 744

2 772

6 929

6 700

Robbery

206

229

360

336

RTA

1 328

1 499

57 644

55 974

Serious violation of road traffic regulations

79

87

22 242

20 803

Certified serious violation of road traffic regulations

6

12

430

407

Driving while incapacitated

109

122

15 585

15 233

NarcA drug dealing

904

1 024

5 907

5 489

NarcA consumption

5 027

5 184

*

*

FNIA

538

584

18 277

16 507

¹ For juvenile convictions, felonies, misdemeanours and contraventions are taken into account.
² For adults, only felonies and misdemeanours are included, because contraventions are only recorded in the register of convictions as an exception.


SCC: Swiss Criminal Code
RTA: Road Traffic Act
NarcA: Narcotics Act
FNIA: Foreign Nationals and Integration Act
Sources:
Statistics on criminal conviction of minors (JUSUS), state of the database: 05.06.2020
Criminal conviction statistics (SUS), state of the Register of Criminal Conduct: 31.05.2020

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