Administration of Justice

Statistical Yearbook of Serbia

This yearbook presents general statistical information of Serbia. The chapter entitled "Administration of Justice" contains relevant criminal justice statistics.

World Factbook of Criminal Justice Systems, Serbia
       www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ri.html

Provides a narrative description of the criminal justice system of Serbia. Forty-two other country descriptions are written to a common template so that comparisons of similar functions in different countries can be made easily.


Corrections

Adult perpetrators of criminal offences, 2004 - 2008
       webrzs.stat.gov.rs/axd/en/dokumenti/saopstenja/SK12/sk12122008.pdf

This report from 2009 offers statistical data on adult offenders by region, charges, convictions, type of criminal offence, age and sex of offender, and criminal sanctions.


Corruption & Fraud

Anti-Corruption Practitioners Network - Country Overview
europeandcis.undp.org/anticorruption/show/680E7ED4-F203-1EE9-BC8058BB13AC654D

Part of the United Nations Development Programme, this network overview presents information on Serbia's anti-corruption institutions, anti-corruption strategy, and anti-corruption legal framework. Also available are links to related documents.

Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) - Council of Europe

GRECO evaluation procedures involve the collection of information through questionnaire(s), on-site country visits enabling evaluation teams to solicit further information during high-level discussions with domestic key players, and drafting of evaluation reports. These reports, which are examined and adopted by GRECO, contain recommendations to the evaluated countries in order to improve their level of compliance with the provisions under consideration. Measures taken to implement recommendations are subsequently assessed by GRECO under a separate compliance procedure

The Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) has published its Third Round Evaluation Report on Serbia. The report has been made public with the agreement of the country’s authorities. It focuses on two distinct themes: criminalization of corruption and transparency of party funding.


Human Rights

Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Serbia
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, to the U.S. Congress. The law provides that the Secretary of State shall transmit a "full and complete report regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights, within the meaning of subsection (A) in countries that receive assistance under this part, and (B) in all other foreign countries which are members of the United Nations and which are not otherwise the subject of a human rights report under this Act." Reports on several countries are included that do not fall into the categories established by these statutes and that thus are not covered by the congressional requirement. The reports cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Univeral Declaration of Human Rights. (website).

Annual Reports to Congress on International Religious Freedom - Serbia

These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Serbia, government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations, and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world. It is submitted in compliance with the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998.


Juvenile Justice

Minor perpetrators of criminal offences, 2004 - 2008
       webrzs.stat.gov.rs/axd/en/dokumenti/saopstenja/SK11/sk11122008.pdf

This report from 2009 offers statistical data on youth offenders by charges, convictions, type of criminal offence, age and sex of offender, and criminal sanctions.