The Supreme People’s Procuratorate, the prosecutors’ office at the national level in the People’s Republic of China, announced on the date of February 16, 2012, that its national system to keep track of bribery convictions has become accessible to the public at prosecutors’ offices of all levels. Such system, which was launched in 2006, was previously only available at the prosecutors’ office of the provincial level. 

Accessibility to the criminal records of offering bribery on the part of a given company or individual, can be made upon application by an entity or individual free of charge. Such system is good source of information that may help to ensure FCPA compliance and prevention of white collar bribery crime. Anyone may go to local procuratorate directly or make a reservation for secure of such information by provision of requested documents.

The enquiry telephone numbers are as follows:

The Supreme People’s Procuratorate:010-65200269

The People’s Procuratorate of Beijing Municipal:010-58762602

For other provinces and localities, please check:

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