THB Data Collection in Latvia. Ms Lasma Stabina Senior Desk Officer Sectoral Policy Department Ministry of the Interior Bratislava, 26-27 March, 2013. THB Data collection in Latvia. THB Data collection in Latvia. Criminal Procedure Information System
Senior Desk Officer
Sectoral Policy Department
Ministry of the Interior
Bratislava, 26-27 March, 2013
Criminal Procedure Information System
The Information Centre of the Ministry of the Interior is the manager and holder of the register.
Information regarding the criminal proceedings initiated beginning with 1 January 2011 are compiled in the System.
Amount of information to be included in the Criminal Procedure Information System:
Court Information System
The Ministry of Justice is the manager of this System.
The Court Administration is the holder of this System.
This System is in use since 2007.
The System contains information regarding civil cases, administrative cases, administrative violation cases, criminal cases, materials which are considered in the order of criminal proceedings.
The System contains publicly accessible statistical data on:
-convicted persons (according the Criminal Law Sections);
-exonerated persons (according the Criminal Law Sections);
-number of convicted persons and sentences (according the Criminal Law Sections; combinations of sentences);
-suspended sentences within criminal cases (according the Criminal Law Sections);
-persons against whom criminal cases are terminated (according the Criminal Law Sections);
- persons which criminal cases are retried (according the Criminal Law Sections);
- persons which cases are sent for the performing of procedural actions (according the Criminal Law Sections);
- number of convicted persons who have committed an offence in organized groups (according the Criminal Law Sections).
THB data is also collected from:
Ministry of the Interior provides:
Hard Data: Data Collection Mechanisms on Human Trafficking in the Baltic Sea Region
Hard Data compares the data collection mechanisms in the CBSS Member States and provides an overview of the categories of information on human trafficking cases that is currently collected, by whom it is collected, analysed and published as well as its public availability. The study underlines the need to develop comparable data collection mechanisms and serves as a tool for organisations to use to enhance their own systems.
Published 3 May 2011 at website:
With financial support from the Prevention of and Fight Against Crime Programme of the European Union
European Commission – Directorate-General Home Affairs
Minor Persons Support Information System
The main goal of the project «Development of the Minor Persons Support Information System»:
to facilitate the protection of the children’s rights because each child has rights to develop, not to be involved in crime and not to suffer from criminal activities.
Project duration December 2009 – April 2012
Legal basis for the System is 22 May 2012 Cabinet Regulation No 348 «Minor Persons Support Information System Regulations».
These Regulations were developed according Protection of the Rights of the Child Law the Section 64. Competence of the Ministry of the Interior «4) ensure the operation of an information system for the support of minors. The Cabinet shall determine the procedure for the creation and use of an information system for the support of minors, as well as the amount of information to be included in such a system and the procedure for processing information.»
The System is an information technology solution that ensures an effective information processing on minors who are in crisis situations, thus facilitating efficient exchange of information and cooperation among the relevant law enforcement, social, educational and other institutions, as well asprevention of early juvenile crime and victimization.
The system will enable opportunities to detect weaknesses in the child protection field, then work with the child and / or family will start earlier using the resources of the involved institutions in the most effective way.
Users of the System:
Cases to start information processing: