30.07.2018 | The number of corruption crimes in Syunik region has increased almost 3.5 times

The prosecutor's office of Syunik region summed up the fight against corruption in the first half of 2018.

 

During this period, 24 criminal cases were instituted under the fact of corruption, in the same half of 2017 there were 7 criminal cases initiated.

 

To ensure the completeness and comprehensiveness of the investigation of these criminal cases, prosecutors gave 9 instructions for carrying out the necessary investigative and procedural actions.

Criminal prosecution and charges were filed against 16 people in these criminal cases (one headmaster, one community leader, 13 higher education employees, one social worker). Two criminal cases against four persons were sent to court together with indictments.

 

The registered corruption related crimes were in the spheres of education, local government, agriculture and social security.