The Rostov region ranked ninth in the country in terms of the number of bribes received.
According to the Prosecutor General’s Office, in 2021, 137 criminal cases were initiated in the region under the article “Taking a bribe”.
And this is without taking into account the cases “sold” by the regional investigation.
Recall that in 2020 the Rostov region took the fourth line of the anti-rating.
Moscow ranks first with 357 crimes related to taking bribes.
Kuban is in second place, where 277 such criminal cases were initiated, and Bashkiria is in third place with 187 crimes.
The top five also included St. Petersburg and Tatarstan.
Bribes are taken least of all in Ingushetia, where only one such fact has been registered.
According to the total number of crimes, the Rostov region was in sixth place.
In total, 58,000 crimes were registered in the region in 2021.