Aiding in Europe

Aiding in Germany

Provisions relating to aiding in the German Criminal Code [1]: This criminal issue is covered by Chapter Two the Offenceunder the Third Title, Principals and Secondary Participants,” located in Section 27 Aiding, which reads: (1) Any person who intentionally assists another in the intentional commission of an unlawful act shall be convicted and sentenced as an aider. (2) The sentence for the aider shall be based on the penalty for a principal. It shall be mitigated pursuant to section 49 (1).



  1. The content of the translated German penal code in relation to aiding is current as of 2010

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