Different types of community service: do they work in Ukraine and how do they change the behaviour of offenders - Jurfem

Different types of community service: do they work in Ukraine and how do they change the behaviour of offenders

Administrative offenses are the most common type of offense. The social damage of each administrative offense is insignificant and therefore they are more common in society. Various administrative penalties, including «hromadski roboty» and «suspilno korysni roboty» (different types of community service) are provided for this offense.

The imposition of administrative penalties is the result of the application of administrative liability measures. There is an exhaustive list of administrative penalties in the legislation regulated by Article 24 of the Code of Ukraine on Administrative Offenses (hereinafter – the Code of Administrative Offenses).

It is worth providing statistical data of the State Judicial Administration of Ukraine on the application of administrative penalties.