The criminal situation in the self-proclaimed Transnistrian republic has aggravated during the last week, where new severe crimes were committed. Thus, from December 10th to 17th, a murder was committed (the suspect has been identified), two rapes (discovered), three armed robberies (in one case the suspect was identified) and a rape attempt.
According to the press service of the Interior Ministry from Tiraspol, during the reference period, a total 186 crimes were committed, of which in 119 cases the suspects were identified. Among them 40 are thefts, 5 cases of drug trafficking, 8 cases of food evasions and other petty crimes. Also, the police detained eight persons in search, and a person who was denied entry to the territory of the self-proclaimed Transnistrian republic.
Also during the last week, on the roads of Transnistria 4 traffic accidents occurred, as a result of which four people were hospitalized with serious injuries. Also, there were 1,266 violations of traffic rules and 23 drunk drivers were detained. 2 cases of fire were documented, in which two people died.