Po­lice break up forgery ring

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - CHINA -

Po­lice have busted a crim­i­nal gang of nearly 100 sus­pects for forg­ing and sell­ing pro­fes­sional cer­ti­fi­ca­tions. Po­lice in Nan­tong seized more than 22,000 false cer­tifi­cates and con­fis­cated more than 3.5 mil­lion yuan ($516,400) in­volved in the case, ac­cord­ing to the Min­istry of Pub­lic Se­cu­rity. The sus­pects made copy­cat ver­sions of the of­fi­cial web­sites of na­tional de­part­ments, and reached out to peo­ple on­line who wanted to buy au­then­tic cer­tifi­cates with­out passing a test or get­ting of­fi­cial ap­proval.

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