Drug crime is on the rise in Transbaikalia. According to the regional prosecutor’s office, for 5 months of 2022, 650 crimes were registered related to the illegal circulation of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues, potent substances (for 5 months of 2021 – 576, + 12.8%), which is 7.3% of the total number of registered crimes (in Russia as a whole – 7.3%, in the Far Eastern Federal District – 6%).
262 crimes are related to the sale of narcotic drugs (for 5 months of 2021 – 196).
The largest number of registered crimes is observed in the Central (125), Ingodinsky (79), Chernovsky (58), Zheleznodorozhny (57) districts of Chita and the Krasnokamensky district (35).
As reported IA REGNUMfor, and 5 months of 2021 in Transbaikalia, the largest number of crimes was noted in the Ingodinsky (123), Zheleznodorozhny (36) districts of Chita and the Krasnokamensky district …