To Ukraine in 2009 over 350 victims of human trafficking, including 45 minors are returned, reports a press - service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine. Within 11 months of this year it is revealed 290 crimes provided by Art. 149 (торговаля by people or other illegal agreement concerning the person) the Criminal code of Ukraine.
The location is established and 353 victims of human trafficking, including 45 minors are returned to Ukraine, 10 organized groups of this orientation are neutralized.
According to statistical data, within 11 months 2009 in production of investigative divisions of law-enforcement bodies was the 255th criminal cases of this category (+17%) on 513 episodes of criminal activity of trafiker. Against 95 (+73%) accused vessels applied a measure of restraint in the form of a capture under guards. Production is finished and sent to court of 77 criminal cases (for the similar period last year - 78).
At present in Ukraine the third state program of counteraction of human trafficking which provides carrying out it performers of a large-scale complex of actions is accepted already.
Specially created interdepartmental working groups carry out development of laws of Ukraine "About human trafficking counteraction", "About ratification of the convention of the Council of Europe about actions for human trafficking counteraction", changes are made to the existing legislation for improvement and its reduction in compliance with the European standards, practice of judicial proceedings of criminal cases about crimes of this orientation is generalized.