Avakov boasted crime

Аваков похвастался раскрываемостью преступлений

A positive trend of reducing the number of crimes, said the Minister.

Ukrainian law enforcers during the first 9 months of 2017 revealed 62% of property crimes from those registered. This was announced by the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov, reports the press service of the Ministry on Wednesday, October 25.

According to Avakov, in 2016, the figure was 47%. So, for the same period were disclosed on 6 624 burglaries and 72 428 burglaries.

“And that 49% and 22% more than last year, respectively,” – said the Minister, noting that there is now a positive trend towards a decrease in the number of crimes.

According to him, the amount of Commission of assaults decreased by 25%, robberies by 35%, burglaries by 19%, burglary by 11%.

In addition, this year decreased the number of crimes involving grievous bodily harm – there were 1 477 such cases and 406 deaths.

Earlier, Prosecutor General Yuri Lutsenko said that the Ukrainian law enforcement officials are investigating more than 10 thousand cases homicides.