In 2010, most of the crimes related to receiving bribes in the field of land relations, revealed in the Crimea, Dnipropetrovsk, Donetsk, Transcarpathian, Zaporozhye, Kiev, Lugansk, Lvov, Odessa regions and in Kyiv.
As of the Interior Ministry press service of Ukraine, with reference to relevant information, voiced at a briefing in Kiev, the chief of the Department of Public service on struggle against economic crime MIA Valery Koryakov, wrote the correspondent.
According to him, this year in land use are disclosed 1752 offense with economic matters relating to the illegal operations with the land. "The subject of illegal encroachments have more than 16 thousand hectares of land including 13,100 hectares of farmland, 831 acres - health, recreational, environmental, historical and cultural destination as well as forest and 6,400 hectares - squatting. In the court sent 924 criminal cases on crimes in the sphere of illegal land transactions, "- explained Koryaks.
"Of the total number of solved crimes more than a third are related to manipulation of agricultural lands. Nearly one in ten crimes committed in the transfer of ownership or lease of forest areas, natural reserves and recreational purposes" - told the police.
The submission notes that in general in Ukraine more than 1,700 documented crimes of bribery. The total amount of bribes in Ukraine amounted to over 27.7 million hryvnia.
As previously reported, for seven months in 2010 the Crimean law enforcement officers identified in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea in 1977 crimes in the sphere of land relations, which is two more than in 2009.