Less people receive actual imprisonment sentence in Penza region
Penza, 27 February 2015. PenzaNews. In 2014, the number of people convicted by the area courts of the Penza region to actual imprisonment decreased by 14% — from 1.175 to 1.010, informed Alexei Shishkin, chairman of the regional court, reporting on the performance of regional courts during the past year.
“It makes 27,8% of the total number of convicted persons,” he added, noting that in 2013, 2012 and 2011, the figure was 30%, 31,4% and 35,2%, respectively.
“95 people were sentenced to correctional labor. 300 persons — sentenced to compulsory work. 108 people sentenced to imprisonment, 403 — to a fine. 1.664 people have been sentenced to punishment with probation, which is 46,2% of the total number of convicts,” Alexei Shishkin noted.