On June 1 the staff of criminal investigation department of Ivankovsky regional department of militia of Odessa region detained three inhabitants of the Nikolaev area which is advertizing agents of private enterprise. Staff of the enterprise carried out an advertizing campaign on sale of goods of household appliances in the territory of the Nikolaev and Odessa areas.
Around 15.00 without explanation young guys were detained by employees of militia and delivered in Ivankovsky regional department of militia, where at themselectedall goods and documents.
Already in regional department the staff of criminal investigation department began to extort from advertisers of 1000 hryvnias allegedly that they work at "the Odessa earth".
Advertizing agents released only around 22.30 after they called the Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on observance of human rights in Odessa region Tolopilo Anatoly Pavlovich.
All documents, but not goods were returned to detainees.
The protocol on goods withdrawal for the sum of 2 thousand 500 hryvnias was made only after Anatoly Pavlovich's intervention, the protocol on detention wasn't made.
The chief of criminal investigation department of Ivankovsky regional department of militia of Odessa region militia captain Kozhapar Valentin Nikolaevich spoke about it so: "Tell thank you that we didn't find drugs in your car! ".
After advertisers addressed with the statement for their illegal detention, the person on duty refused to accept it, motivating the act with the words "I Am Not Prosecutor's Office".
We hope that the department of internal security will take measures concerning the staff of criminal investigation department of Ivankovsky regional department as they dishonor official authority. From - for similar cases the public looks at police officers as on "werewolves in shoulder straps", after all such incident can happen to any.