The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia named the number of crimes committed by foreigners at the beginning of the year

In January – May 2021, 15.5 thousand crimes were committed by foreign citizens and stateless persons on the territory of the Russian Federation. This is evidenced by the statistics of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, which RT got acquainted with.

Thus, the indicated number of crimes is 4.8% more than was committed in the corresponding period of the last year.

It is noted that out of the total number of crimes, citizens of the CIS member states committed 12.1 thousand crimes.

Also in the department, at the request of RT, they said that in 2019, 34.9 thousand crimes were committed by foreign citizens and stateless persons, in 2020 – 34.4 thousand crimes.

IN report The Ministry of Internal Affairs, published in February, also said that in the first month of 2021, an increase in crimes committed by foreigners and stateless persons was recorded in Russia.

In addition, it is reported that the number of crimes against foreign citizens and stateless persons decreased by 3.8% and amounted to 6.1 thousand.

Earlier it became known which countries were most likely to receive Russian citizenship in 2020.

Source: RT на русском by

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