The Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko notes that the criticism in his address shouldn't cross out effort of all 300-thousand staff of the Ukrainian militia on law and order protection.
Yury Lutsenko, photo Today
As reported in a press - service of the Civil movement "National Self-defense", it declared it on air of Broadcasting Company "Ukraine", being to Zakarpatye.
"Don't destroy the last system. All other ministries, let they will forgive me, long ago already or are destroyed, or дезинтегрированы, or collapsed. Today there was the last dam of an order in this country", - the minister told.
As Lutsenko told, the first time he was ousted the minister of the Ministry of Internal Affairs "from giving of Party of Regions after he refused "to pay at its request attention" to investigation of criminal case in which the killer - the deputy from Party of Regions appeared... Today this political force tries to get rid of the minister "inconvenient" for it for the second time". "Today there will be people who will want me to remove for speculators in foreign currency on an Uzhgorod market, - please! Only then be not sorry! ", - the minister reacted.
Lutsenko recognized that the Ukrainian militia - not ideal, but process of cleaning of militia ranks from criminals doesn't stop: this year the Ministry of Internal Affairs transferred to prosecutor's office materials for criminal prosecution of 553 police officers who have committed crimes, from them 195 received prison punishment. "It is serious result which the head of other state organism can't show you. My task - to punish those who comes to militia for earnings or for commission of crimes", - the minister emphasized, having added that heads of prosecutor's office and the judicial case don't report to Ukrainians how they struggle with criminals in own ranks.