Number of crimes increases

2015-10-14 18:23:42

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ At the national level, 20,976 crimes were registered in the first nine months of 2015.

It shows a 1,203 crimes increase or 6.1 percent against the same period of the previous year. This increase happened due to number of crimes against the right of ownership (1212), economic crimes (244), crimes of domestic violence (230).

Last month, 2,367 crimes were registered, indicating a decrease by 112 crimes or 4.5 percent against August.

In total, 8,285 people were injured, 723 died due to the crimes. The number of injured increased by 500 or 6.4 percent, while the number of death cases decreased by 113 people or 13.5 percent compared to the end of September 2014.