In Ukraine the quantity of crimes of an all-criminal orientation in 5 months 2009 decreased by 4,5% - about 145,6 yew. to 139,1 thousand in comparison with the similar period of last year. It was declared today to journalists by the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
According to him, the quantity of premeditated murders was reduced by 31,4%, heavy injuries - for 20,9%. "Unfortunately, the quantity of robberies and assaults for 5-15% depending on the region increased. But the militia of public safety made everything that the lawlessness 90-ых didn't return years during crisis. Surge in criminal activity on it is observed", - the minister told.
For protection of a public order since the beginning of year per day 9,4 thousand police squads on the average are attracted that on 1,5 thousand dresses it is more, than last year. Now in 404 divisions of patrol service 13,8 thousand employees are.