Administration of Justice

Department of Statistics, Ministry of Interior
      www.moi.gov.tw/stat/english/index.asp

This site contains crime statistics for Taiwan from their Department of Statistics. Visitors must click on the "Police Adm." link at the top of the page to access crime statistics. This site is offered in English and Chinese versions.

World Factbook of Criminal Justice Systems, Taiwan
       bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/content/pub/ascii/WFBCJTAI.TXT

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


Human Rights

Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Taiwan
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 - Taiwan

These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Taiwan, 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.