Solved offence

An offence known to the police is regarded as solved when the circumstances in which the offence was committed, the parties involved as well as other factors necessary for making the decision on bringing charges and for the trial have been clarified. The decision is made by the officer in charge of the pre-trial investigation.

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Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus