During carrying out actions for fight against crime and law and order observance on the Odessa railroad to which the station Nikolaev belongs also, in ten months 2009 workers of the militarized protection opened 61 cases of plunder of freights and material values losses from which make over 54 thousand UAH. From them 6 thefts of freights (1807 UAH) and 55 thefts of material values of the railroad (over 52 thousand UAH). As a rule, pig-iron ingots, scrap metal and coal become objects of plunders. As a result of the held events 89 persons are detained, is initiated 33 criminal and administrative proceedings.
The Odessa railroad constantly takes measures for law and order observance on the railroad. The staff of the militarized protection takes part in raids which are carried out by employees of linear departments of transport militia for the purpose of detection of points of reception of scrap metal. In ten months 2009 196 such raids were carried out, 6 points of reception of scrap metal are closed.
Railroad workers once again warn offenders that plunder of material values of the railroad can lead not only to criminal responsibility, but also to tragic consequences, transfers Ministry of Transport.