In the Nikolaev area the operation "Poppy — 2008" during which the staff of divisions in the Nikolaev area continues to strike blows to a network of illegal drug trafficking to fight against a drug trafficking of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the region proceeds.
Only for the last week it was withdrawn narcotic substances at the prices of the black market of the sum more than 10 thousand hryvnias. Such as: during expeditious purchase by the staff of department of fight against a drug trafficking in common with special forces "Golden eagle" the unemployed was detained To. 1977 year of birth at which a search, in a residence was executed further. During a search field investigators revealed and withdrew from the citizen To. 60 grams of marihuana.
- On August 14 in пгт. Kazanka, the Kazankovsky area during a search of idle H. 1988 year of birth, is revealed and withdrawn 500 grams of marihuana;
- On August 14 in the village of Dmitrovka, the same Kazankovsky area at unemployed M., 1966 year of birth, was revealed and withdrawn 200 grams of marihuana;
- On August 19 in the city of Pervomaisk, the May Day area at the unemployed, the local At. 1968 year of birth was revealed and withdrawn 160 grams of poppy straws.
In all cases criminal cases under articles 309 and Art. 307 of UK of Ukraine (illegal acquisition and storage of drugs) are brought.