Crimes recorded by the police reached 425 '000 in 2012 in Finland, according to the United Nations. This is 7.16 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, crimes recorded by the police in Finland reached an all time high of 505 '000 in 1990 and an all time low of 65.2 '000 in 1960.
Finland has been ranked 14th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of crimes recorded by the police, 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Reported crimes include offences against the penal code or criminal code.