On May 14 in Southern Truth newspaper editorial office the direct telephone line of "hot communication" which was carried out by the head of department of local militia inspectors of UOB Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area militia major Vadim Zhepalo took place. Subject which was submitted for discussion - "Violence in a family". About it reports TsOS Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area.
During carrying out direct telecommunication the law enforcement officer told the invited journalists that a long time a violence problem in a family were considered as a prerogative of customs and traditions, and remained out of the sphere of legal regulation. Any intervention in the family relations from the state and society was considered as violation of secret of private life and categorically it wasn't allowed.
"Traditionally most of all from violent acts in a family as physical, psychological and economic, women, persons of advanced years and children" suffer, - V. Zhepalo claims.
According to the militiaman, acceptance by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on November 15, 2001 to the Law of Ukraine "About the violence prevention in a family" became an important step on a way of overcoming of this negative public phenomenon. The norms developed by these Law received the subsequent legal fixing in new "The family code of Ukraine" which was adopted on January 10, 2002. The new rules of law connected with protection of the person from violent acts in a family, were introduced in the Criminal Code of Ukraine and the Code of Ukraine about administrative offenses.
"At present law-enforcement bodies of Ukraine of constantly implementation of actions for the violence prevention in a family", - V. Zhepalo assures.
According to him, when developing these actions, the great attention is paid to close interaction with representatives of departments of affairs of a family, youth and sports, services for children of local public administrations, education and health care establishments.
Besides, the general meeting with participation of the management of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area and management for a family and youth of the Nikolaev regional public administration on development and preparation of instructions "How to work when the child reports about violence over it" and the newsletter "Establishments and the organizations which counteract child abuse in Ukraine" is held.
Now, on the preventive accounting of Department of Internal Affairs of area for violence commission in a family there are 3082 persons. For 4 months 2009 by local militia inspectors it is revealed and put on the accounting of 905 such citizens, relatively 180 of them (in 2008 - 178) the taken-out special instructions.
Since the beginning of the current year the staff of Department of Internal Affairs in the Nikolaev area carried out 1121 departures on the family conflicts, 1052 from which were confirmed. On all these the facts, that is for violation of Art. 173-2 of KOAP, police officers the made administrative reports, 998 izkotorykh it is made by local militia inspectors.
The t акож acts on the territory of the Nikolaev area of 3 crisis centers for violence victims in a family at смт to Berezniguvatsky, the cities of Voznesensku and Giyervomaysku.
With the specified crisis centers the adjusted close interaction of law-enforcement bodies of area concerning response to their any addresses and providing the necessary help in competence OVS limits.