Règle correspondante
Practice Relating to Rule 100. Fair Trial Guarantees
Section C. Presumption of innocence
In 2006, in a report to the Counter-Terrorism Committee of the UN Security Council, Finland stated:
The Criminal Investigations Act (449/1987) provides that, in a criminal investigation of a suspected offence, circumstances and evidence both against the suspect and in favour of him/her must be examined and taken into account. Additionally, the suspect must be treated as not guilty during the investigation. 
Finland, Report to the Counter-Terrorism Committee of the Security Council in response to its questions on Finland’s implementation of the provisions of resolution 1624 (2005) presented in its letter of 15 May 2006, enclosure to Letter dated 14 July 2006 from the permanent representative of Finland to the United Nations addressed to the Chairman of the Counter-Terrorism Committee, annexed to UN Doc. S/2006/506, 19 July 2006, Letter dated 17 July 2006 from the Chairman of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1373 (2001) concerning counter-terrorism addressed to the President of the Security Council, p. 7.