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All around the world police corruption is a big problem,
meaning that the law enforcement officers abuse the power they get for their
own personally need, there are many types of corruption in the police force, it
can involve one person or a group of people. In Russia, they face the problem
of police corruption, Russia is high on the list of corruptions ranked 131st
country out of 176 on the corruption perception index list, because of that the
Russian citizens don’t trust the police as of the bad laws and them not knowing
their rights so they must stand up for them self. Russia facing this problem,
the country is affected negatively but slowly as the time goes on there are
improving the police force.


Russia the is biggest country in the world it takes up 49%
of earths 149 million square kilometers, its population is 144.3 million as of
2016 meaning that Russia is a big country to keep track of, so having a good
law enforcement is a must to control the citizens. In Russia, there is federal
law enforcement which takes on the responsibilities of a variety of different
agencies, the current primary law enforcement is the Russian police which
operates by the Law of Police, which is approved by the federal assembly which also
helps sign laws. The year  of 1718 in Petersburg
was when the first police force was created in Russia, not so long after the
first police forces was made, Moscow created their own police force. As the
time went by the there has been riots caused by the police force, and one of
the riots caused by the the police force which was a fight between the police
and gendarmes (an armed police officer in France) marked the initial outbreak
of the February Revolution (Oleinik, 2003). The police became the main target
of the revolutionaries and many were killed, as of that the police Russian
Empire was dissolved.


In the 18th 
century is approximant when the Russian corruption had strated when the
government officials would peform Kormlenie corruption, which means that the authority
would have received  goods, services, and
fees from interested areas. In 1715 till now accepting a bribe in Russia would
be considered a crime, but officials started to abuse their power and started
to receive fixed salaries and at that time there was so many increased fixed salaries
which made it hard to regulate and bribes where getting out of control
especially for officials. The Bolshevicks established a new Russian law
enforcement which was called the Militsiya, and By 1922 bribery was considered
a criminal act and would be punishable by death. The Bolshevicks crated
Miliysiya as they intended that it  would
help enforce their new laws (Marenin, 1997) as it is having an authority of self-organization
of people to help with laws. Later on in 1917 the official name of the law
enforcement was named the Peasant’s Militsiya , but then renamed to Ministry of
Internal Affairs, which became just a full name of the milisiya force. This
force was known as the police for the country and they were in control.

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