Staff of Management on fight against organized crime of GUMVS of Ukraine in the Kharkov area withdrew from citizens two powerful arsenals of firearms.
As reported the UNIAN in a press - service GUBOP Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, so, in the house of the jobless local 1985 workers the Organized Crime Control Department withdrew the weapon and ammunition of times of World War II - 4 rifles of 1927-1942 of release, productions USSR, caliber of 7.62 and 7.96 mm, a sawn-off shotgun of a rifle of caliber of 7,62 mm, 2 machine guns, tapes machine-gun caliber of 7.92 mm and ammunition to rifles of different calibers and to the gun TT, 3 grenades (RGD-33, F-1 and M-39), 2 mortar mines, 2 detonators to grenades, etc.
Withdrawn the weapon and ammunition are directed on examination in ekspertno - the criminalistic center. Upon the illegal address of the weapon and ammunition criminal case on signs of the crime provided p.1 by Art. 263 (illegal weapon handling) Criminal code of Ukraine is brought.
Still a bigger arsenal workers regional withdrew the Organized Crime Control Department in the house 25 - the summer training officer of one of technical training college. Its field investigators found, in particular, Degtyarev's machine guns and "MG-34", two revolvers of Revolver system, the rifle sawn-off shotgun, Mosin's four rifles and the Mauser, one self-made rifle, the device for shooting of small-caliber cartridges. The weapon is withdrawn. On materials UBOZ criminal case on signs of the crime provided p.1 by Art. 263 of the Criminal code of Ukraine is brought.
As a whole this year on materials of employees of law-enforcement bodies more than 4 thousand criminal cases about illegal weapon handling (11% more, than for the similar period of last year) are brought. For some months 2008 militiamen withdrew over 60 grenade launchers, more than 100 carbines and the rifles, over 450 sawn-off shotguns, rifles and hunting guns, and also nearly 600 units of the self-made weapon and more than 50 kg of explosives.