Migrants made almost 70,000 crimes in Germany

According to the report of the Federal Police, migrants have committed or attempted to commit 69,000 crimes in Germany for the first quarter of 2016.

8 June 2016 17:09

According to a federal police report, a large number of crimes have been committed by the Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis, who make up a large group of migrants in Germany. At the same time it is called "disproportionately low," taking into account the total number of members of these ethnic groups in the country, the Reuters reports.

Most of the migrants have not committed any crimes.

“29.2% of crimes committed by migrants were thefts, 28.3% - forgery of documents and 23% - bodily injury,” reads the report.

Other crimes, namely the spread of drugs amounted to 6.6%, sexual offenses - 1.1%.

Photo: Internet