For storage of drugs in 2008 in Ukraine 21,037 thousand people, from them more than 15 thousand - were condemned for storage for the personal use without sales objective. It on a press - conferences were declared by the coordinator of association of civil initiatives "Objective reality" Taras Ratushny, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports. According to him, in the same time of drug dealers it is arrested only 5,021 thousand people. "Such situation is favorable also to extortioners in shoulder straps of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, and to bribe takers in cloaks of judges, and, certainly, to narcobusiness which doesn't sustain considerable losses. Only the Ukrainian society" suffers, - he told.
According to him, the amount of the drugs condemned for storage practically "a plus-minus of 120 people annually" doesn't change for 4 years. Annually for storage of drugs about 35 thousand criminal cases are brought.