The head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko considers that in the Zakarpatye area it is necessary to strengthen preventive measures and to increase the contingent of internal militia in connection with rise in crime in the region.
"We will appeal once again to the regional power to provide service premises for increase in the contingent of internal troops at territories of the Zakarpatye area. There is a need for strengthening of patrol of streets in such difficult time from the economic point of view", - Lutsenko on Wednesday on a press - conferences in Uzhgorod told.
He explained this need with growth in the Zakarpatye area of crime, in particular, robberies, robberies and thefts. Besides, according to the minister, in the region the increase in number of commission of murders at 50% is recorded.
Concerning Lutsenko's drug addiction I noted that in area the tendency to its growth is observed, however only 23% of the drugs of citizens detained for sale will be punished in a judicial order (on the average across Ukraine - 50%).