Staying with working visit in the city of Nikolaev, the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine Yu. Lutsenko focused attention to need of strengthening of fight against the illegal address of drugs.
Since the beginning of year divisions of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Nikolaev area revealed 1579 such crimes, from them 523 facts of sale and 35 facts of inducement of other persons to the use of drugs are documented. Activity of 117 narcobrothels is stopped and 11 facts of illegal crops of narcocontaining substances are documented.
As the chief of the Nikolaev regional Department of Internal Affairs reported, the main efforts of police officers of area were directed on identification and arrest of marketers of narcotic substances. More than 2000 such "drug dealers" are already arrested for the first half of the year 2008.
The militia of area carries out continuous work on check of subjects of the economic activity connected with the address of narcocontaining preparations.
7307 doses are withdrawn from illegal circulation трамадола, 45 criminal cases on these facts - whereas for 2007 only 20 are brought. 2 facts of legalization of the means received from narcobusiness are exposed.