Avakov: Crime rates dropped significantly during quarantine

Avakov: Crime rates dropped significantly during quarantine

Ukraine has recorded a significant drop in reported crime during the coronavirus quarantine.

Interior Minister Arsen Avakov stated this at a government meeting on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

"The registration of certain types of crimes during the quarantine: premeditated murders decreased by 36%, grievous bodily harm - by 68%, robbery - by 30%, larceny - by 50%, thefts - by 41%. Fraud, hooliganism and other crimes also decreased,” he stated.

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