Criminal sanctions within the sphere of authority of the Criminal Sanctions Agency can simply be divided into prison sentences and community sanctions served in freedom.

In 2016, the average daily number of community sanctions clients was about 3100 whereas the average daily number of prisoners was about 3100.

In 2016, a total of over 12900 sentences were entered in a sentence register kept by the Criminal Sanctions Agency.

The Criminal Sanctions Agency, which operates under the administrative branch of the Ministry of Justice, is responsible for the enforcement of the aforementioned sanctions.

Published 26.9.2019