Fight against narcocrime needs coordination of efforts of staff of all law-enforcement structures.
About a condition of observance in the state of the legislation directed on counteraction to illicit trafficking in narcotic substances, precursors, toxic and strong agents, I there was a speech today during interdepartmental meeting in the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine.
Heads of law enforcement agencies, the central executive authorities who are involved in fight against drug addiction, prosecutors of areas, chiefs of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in areas took part in its work.
On action there was a prosecutor of the Nikolaev area Nikolay Stoyanov and the chief of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine at the Nikolaev area the general - the militia major Anatoly Naumenko.
During meeting it was noted that for the last five years the number of consumers of drugs increased by one and a half times (if in 2004 on the medical account there were 124 thousand narcoconsumers, now - 170 thousand among which - five thousand minors, and it only according to official figures).
The deputy minister of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Vladimir Evdokimov noted that fight against narcocrime is one of priorities in activity of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine. It is defined by decisions of boards and other normative documents.
For the purpose of implementation of coordinate actions for the solution of the problems connected with drug addiction, this year under the chairmanship of the Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Lutsenko meeting of National coordination council on fight against drug addiction was held.
Since the beginning of year nearly 17 thousand crimes connected with sale of narcotic substances and strong medicines were revealed, 2,7 thousand distributors of narcotic substances are detained.
For the purpose of narcocrime prevention in each area together with local executive authorities, and public organizations are developed and regional programs to counteraction to narcocrimes take root.
Thanks to the taken measures law-enforcement bodies from illicit trafficking withdrew 11,4 tons of narcotic substances for total amount 731,36 million hryvnias.
Positive tendencies in this direction are observed and in the Nikolaev area. "Crime. Is NOT PRESENT" wrote about:
In the Nikolaev area the organized criminal group from which members the record consignment of drugs is withdrawn is detained
For the purpose of increase of efficiency of fight against illicit trafficking in narcotic substances, psychotropic substances, their analogs and precursors at interdepartmental meeting the resolution by which a number of practical actions for prevention of this negative phenomenon is provided is accepted.