A new report shows that police in Busan and Gyeongnam have identified 41 criminal organizations operating in the area this year.
The National Police Agency revealed that police forces have dissolved 22 groups with 402 members in Busan and 17 groups with 391 members in Gyeongnam. Busan and Gyeongnam have the largest number of individuals participating in gangs trailing only Gyeonggido and Seoul, according to data released at an annual parliamentary audit.
The most common types of crime engaged in by the apprehended groups were extortion and prostitution.
Source: Busan eFM News
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