The department of Public service of fight against economic crime of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine for six months 2008 of actions revealed 1119 crimes in the sphere of intellectual property and computer technologies. Criminal cases behind 728 crimes are finished by investigation and sent to court with the indictment.
In particular, in the sphere of computer technologies 503 crimes, from which 363 already finished by investigation and directed to court (is 45% more, than for the similar period last year) are exposed.
From the crimes exposed in this sphere 168 it is documented in the sphere the Internet - technologies (+ 60%), 119 - the electronic payment systems connected with use, 42-at the sphere of telecommunications.
So, in Nikolaev police officers exposed a group of persons which organized illegal activity from use of counterfeit payment cards of foreign banks - issuers at payment of the acquired goods and services. Some tens counterfeit bank payment cards, counterfeit passports are withdrawn from offenders.
Criminal case behind articles 190, 200 and 358 of the Criminal code of Ukraine which is finished by investigation is brought and is sent to court with an accusatory conclusion.