- Unfortunately, creation of migratory service which could help militia to trace "undesirable guests" in the territory of Ukraine, is blocked by Decrees of the President, - the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko in time noted on October 5 a press - conference at which it was a question of actions of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for counteraction of ethnic crime.
For today, it agrees with the current legislation of Ukraine of the sheet about stay of foreigners in Ukraine only Public border service of Ukraine generalizes. The citizen of other country who drives on the territory of our state, fills in the questionnaire on border, and therefore about its place of stay not always know appropriate authorities. Such situation doesn't promote prevention of the crimes committed by foreigners. As Yury Lutsenko, practically in all countries when the foreigner settles in hotel noted, such information is provided on the same day in the law enforcement agencies, a similar situation and during visits to individuals.
Usually hundreds guests of our country - respectable persons also are in the territory of Ukraine in personal, the businessovykh or another matters. But is also such which come on the territory of our state for the purpose of commission of crime.
Yes, since the beginning of this year foreigners committed nearly two thousand crimes, including 45 deliberate murders, 70 assaults, 133 robberies, 588 thefts, 181 frauds. From total of crimes - over five hundred, that is the fourth part, are made by natives of the Caucasian region.
Also on a press - conferences Yury Lutsenko noted that for 2007-2009 divisions of law-enforcement bodies stopped activity of 21 ethnic organized criminal groups, from them 17 - special forces on fight against organized crime.
- In recent years the tendency of active migration on the territory of Ukraine of criminal elements is observed, - the Minister noted.- It, first of all, is caused by that in 2005 cruel changes to the legislation of Georgia were made and active actions by law enforcement agencies of the Russian Federation concerning this category of citizens are carried out.
Also representatives of criminals create criminal groups which are engaged in the territory of our state in illegal activity from thefts, frauds, shadow transactions in the economy sphere before extortion, assaults, illegal imprisonments of citizens. These groups try to redistribute spheres of influence in the criminal environment that leads to complication of a criminogenic situation and emergence of conflict situations.
- The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine is able to control a situation and to provide punishment to those persons who throw down safety challenges, both Ukrainian citizens, and foreign guests who are in our state, - Yury Lutsenko noted.