Women commit 12% infringements in Azerbaijan

Politics Materials 16 June 2009 16:44 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, June 16 / Trend , K.Zarbaliyeva/

Some 12.3 percent out of 813 criminal cases, which were uncovered by employees of interior affairs agencies over five months of the year, have been committed by women.

Some 102 criminal cases account for each 100,000 people, the State Statistics Committee reported to Trend .

Over 4,669 cases have been uncovered as the result of operative measures.

There were 3,859 suffers as the result of committee criminal cases, out of which 55.4 percent were men and 44.6 percent - women. 

In January-May 2009, criminal proceedings instituted against 5,450 people out of 6,798 infringements.

Some 82.8 percent of them were able to work, but was working nowhere. Some 9.7 percent of infringements were recidivist and 2.2 percent were children under the age of 14-17.

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