Global EditionASIA 中文双语Français
Home / China / Society

Over 199,000 indicted in China's organized crime crackdown

Xinhua | Updated: 2020-09-26 14:35
Share - WeChat

BEIJING - As of the end of last month, a total of 199,478 people have been indicted in 31,840 cases involving organized crime or local bullies in China since the country launched a targeted crackdown in 2018.

The first-instance trials of over 151,000 people have been concluded, and final sentences for over 83,000 people have been issued after an appellate trial, according to a statement from the national office against organized crime.

Money and assets worth about 43.6 billion yuan ($6.4 billion) involved in such cases have been ordered by the courts to be seized or confiscated, the office said, adding that there were still 14.6 billion yuan under enforcement procedures.

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349