Counterfeit money: in the Novosibirsk region seized 170 notes
The Central Bank released data on detection of counterfeit banknotes in the Novosibirsk region for the first half of 2018.
For the first six months of 2018 in the region identified 170 in counterfeit bills. For comparison, over the same period of 2017 was discovered 140 fakes. Statistics suggests that banknotes of 2000 and 200 rubles fake rare. The “beloved” bill of falsifikation — 5000.
The increase in the number of identified forgeries experts of the Central Bank explained primarily by the fact that people become more attentive to their money. As a rule, if a person has a suspicion, he turns to the nearest commercial Bank.
There are cases when employees of credit institutions are unable to say with certainty, fake or genuine bill in front of them. Then it is sent for examination in the Siberian Bank of Russia. If it is determined that the banknote is genuine, it surrendered on account of natural persons transferred an equivalent amount. If a forgery, the materials passed to the police.