Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Urals region indicts 75 in Q1 on embezzlement in communal housing services

The Ural Federal District instituted 75 criminal lawsuits related to embezzlement in the communal housing services department during the first quarter of 2014.

A spokesperson for the Ural Federal District's general prosecutor's office said that "out of 765 criminal cases relating to embezzlement in this sector, the verdict of 'guilty' was pronounced or other non-rehabilitating rulings were pronounced on 112 [of] the accused in 106 cases," Ural Business Consulting reports.

The prosecutor-general's provisions receiving office also received 52 applications in April 2014, most of which are complaints about the quality of communal housing services and supposed errors in housing service bills.