Crime in Russia
Crime in Russia can manifest itself as drug trafficking, money laundering, human trafficking, extortion, murder for hire, fraud etc. Many criminal operations engage in corruption, black marketeering,...
Russia: Authorities detain economy minister Ulyukaief for $2mn bribe over Rosneft deal
Alexei Ulyukaief: the first russian minister arrested since the fall of the soviet union 25 years ago...the head of the economy ministry - is suspected of co...
Crime in the Soviet Union
According to Western experts, robberies, homicide and other violent crimes were less prevalent in the Soviet Union than in the United States because the Soviet Union had a larger police force, strict ...
Human trafficking in Russia
Efforts to crack down on human trafficking in Russia focus not only on the men, woman and children who are illegally shipped out of Russia to undergo forced labor and sexual exploitation in other coun...
List of Russian federal subjects by murder rate
List of the federal subjects of Russia by homicide rate (homicides per 100,000):
List of Russian federal subjects by murder rate - Wikipedia
Beslan school hostage crisis
The Beslan school hostage crisis (also referred to as the Beslan school siege or Beslan massacre) started on 1 September 2004, lasted three days and involved the capture of over 1,100 people as hostag...
Beslan school hostage crisis - Wikipedia
Corruption in Russia
Corruption in Russia is a significant problem that impacts the lives of Russia's citizens. Corruption has penetrated all levels of government and most other aspects of life in Russia. Transparency Int...
Terrorism in Russia
Terrorism in Russia has a long history starting from the times of the Russian Empire. Terrorism, in the modern sense, means violence against civilians to achieve political or ideological objectives by...
Thief in law
A thief in law (Russian: вор в законе vor v zakone; Ukrainian: злодій у законі zlodiy u zakoni; Belarusian: злодзей у законе zlodzey u zakone; Georgian: კანონიერი ქურდი kanonieri kurdi...
Parasitism (social offense)
Social parasitism is a pejorative that is leveled against a group or class which is considered to be detrimental to society, by analogy with biologic parasitism, which in turn is named by analogy with...
Parasitism (social offense) - Wikipedia
New Revolutionary Alternative
New Revolutionary Alternative (Russian: Новая Революционная Альтернатива) (NRA) is an anarchist organization devoted to insurrectionary struggle in Russia. Authorities consider the organization to be ...
Criminal Code of Russia
The Russian Criminal Code (Russian: Уголовный кодекс Российской Федерации, frequently abbreviated УК РФ) is the prime source of Law of the Russian Federation concerning criminal offences. The prev...
Offences Code of Russia
The Code of the Russian Federation on Administrative Offenses (Russian: Кодекс Российской Федерации об административных правонарушениях, frequently abbreviated КоАП РФ) is the administrative offen...
Orekhovskaya gang
The Orekhovskaya gang (Russian: Oреховскaя группировкa) was a criminal organization based in Moscow active between the late 1980s and early 1990s.
The gang was founded in 1988 and was made up ...