Tatarstan is no longer in the top 5 in the number of economic crimes — RealnoeVremya.com
More than 2,000 economic crimes in six months
In the first six months of 2022, Tatarstan ranked sixth in a ranking of Russian regions by the number of recorded economic crimes. Over the past six months, 2,093 crimes have been detected, reads data from the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office.
Compared to the same period in 2021, Tatarstan managed to slightly improve its position in the ranking — the leader of the republic in the number of recorded economic crimes. In January-June 2021, he was fourth on a list of 2,198 such crimes.
Tatarstan is among the top 10 Russian regions in the number of economic crimes recorded in the first six months of the year for the third consecutive year. During the January-June 2020 pandemic, the republic was in seventh place with 1,645 crimes.
For the past five years, Tatarstan was not in the top 5 regions by the number of economic crimes in the first six months of the year only in 2019. Then 1,346 such crimes were recorded in the republic in January-June. Additionally, in the first six months of 2018, it was eighth with 1,504 economic crimes.
In the first half of 2021, Moscow, Krasnodar Krai, Moscow and Samara oblasts and St. Petersburg became anti-rulers in the number of economic crimes recorded in Russia. By the way, the Russian capital “leads” with a big gap — 6,756 such crimes, twice as many as in Krasnodar Krai finishing second.
3.5 times fewer criminals than crimes
3.5 times fewer people who committed an economic crime in the first half of 2022 than crimes — 595. The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office provides this data.
Tatarstan has not become a leader in detecting citizens who have committed economic crime. In the ranking of Russian regions in this area, the republic is only 12th.
Moscow is the leader in detecting people who committed an economic crime in the first half of 2022 — 2,194. In addition, there are more than 6,700 crimes in the same period.
Moscow Oblast, Krasnodar Krai, St. Petersburg, Rostov Oblast, Dagestan, Samara Oblast, Stavropol Krai, Chelyabinsk and Sverdlovsk Oblasts are also leading in detecting people who committed an economic crime in January-June 2022.