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21.12.2021 | 8 criminal cases initiated regarding municipal elections of December 5

The law enforcement bodies of the RA received 87 reports and alerts on electoral crimes and crimes related to elections committed during municipal elections held in 38 enlarged communities of the republic on December 5, 2021.

 

Most of the reports were sent to the preliminary investigation body in order to file materials according to Articles 180-181 of the RA Criminal Procedure Code and the others were abstract and needed further inspection actions.

 

In the result of such operative-investigative actions 79 reports and alerts were left without any result and decisions on refusal of initiating a criminal case due to lack of corpus delicti were made on the others.  

 

Criminal cases were initiated on 8 cases.

 

In particular:

 

  • 3 criminal cases were initiated in Gegharkunik Region on cases recorded during the elections. Two of them were initiated under Article 154.2, Part 2 of the RA Criminal Code in regard with 2 cases of giving bribe in the enlarged community Vardenis and one under Article 154, Part 2 of the RA Criminal Code connected with the violation of the secrecy of ballot in a polling station of Vardenis community. 
  • 2 criminal cases are on the elections held in the communities of Lori Region of the RA. A case was initiated under Article 34-153, Part 1 of the RA Criminal Code for an attempt to vote more than once in one of the polling stations of Vanadzor. The other was initiated for obstructing the citizen to elect by means of taking the passport for money under Article 149, Part 1 and Article 213, Part 1 of the RA Criminal Code.
  • 2 criminal cases are related with the elections held in Kotayk Region. A case was initiated under Article 137.1 of the RA Criminal Code and the other under Article 154.2, Part 2 of the RA Criminal Code for giving bribe.

 

1 criminal case under Article 154.2, Part 2 of the RA Criminal Code was initiated for giving bribe at Yeghegnadzor community of Vayots Dzor Region.

 

No one was charged under the mentioned cases yet.