Number of Registered Crime Drops by 7% in 2008

Ljubljana, 5 March - The Slovenian police successfully investigated 45.1% of crimes registered in 2008, a 1.8% percentage point rise over 2006. The total number of crimes decreased by 7%, acting Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek told the press on Thursday. Road saftey improved, while organised crime and cybercrime were on the rise.

Ljubljana
Acting Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (center) at a press conference on the work of the police in 2008.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Acting Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (left) at a press conference on the work of the police in 2008.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Acting Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek (center) at a press conference on the work of the police in 2008.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

Ljubljana
Acting Police Commissioner Janko Gorsek at a press conference on the work of the police in 2008.
Photo: Daniel Novakovic/STA

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