Senegal recorded a 35 per cent lower in crime charge between 2015 and 2017, the nation’s Ministry of Interior and Public Security has mentioned.
In the nation’s 2017 exercise report launched on Saturday, the lower was doable on account of safety operations carried out by the Public Security Directorate.
According to the report, “in 2017, 33,419 individuals have been arrested for varied offences, together with 302 foreigners, and 8459 of them have been referred to the general public prosecutor’s workplace.
This determine is down in comparison with the yr 2016 which counted 49,951 together with 387 foreigners,” the report mentioned.
According to the report, the varied arrests made it doable to dismantle 79 felony gangs, together with 193 infamous criminals.