Corruptness of South Korean Society
- Uninterrupted Crimes
In 2008 1,966,000 cases of different crimes were committed in
In 2008 the murder increased by 5.6%, robbery by 8.3%, sex violence by 4.1%, assault and other crimes of violence by 32.7%, and in particular the number of the young criminals of violence by 15.4% in comparison with 2007.
More than 1.54 million cases of living-related crimes occurred in 2008, among which the larcenies increased by 11.3% and the fraud and criminal negligence by more than 30% as compared with that of 2007.
In 2008 49,631 cases of arson were committed (3.7% more than 47,882 cases of 2007).
81.2% of them were deliberate crimes and arsons by young people increased by 65.5%.
- Employment Crisis
At present the completely unemployed are 3.77 million and 5,200 jobs are reduced every day. Jobless people will increase more than those in the period of the financial crisis in 1997 owing to the mass dismissal by the business “restructuring”.
2.6 million families have householders with no job and even the employed are suffering from the phobia about unemployment.
Owing to the anti-people policy of the treacherous Lee Myung-bak regime, deteriorating economy and rampant social ills, the people's living fall into misery more and more and various crimes prevail.
This is the reality of