On July 24 in Southern Truth newspaper editorial office the hot telephone line with the head of department on fight against economic crimes in the Nikolaev area Vladimir Lupashchenko took place. The main subject - a gaming ban. Any call from citizens didn't arrive.
"If there was a problem, would call. And if don't call, so the problem doesn't disturb", - Vladimir Lupashchenko explained. But journalists managed to ask the militiaman all interesting questions.
As the head of department told, in the Nikolaev area mobile groups which daily check game institutions are created. Seven administrative reports on those owners of a gaming who ignored the law on a ban of gamblings are already made. All protocols are sent to court. More than 50 units of slot machines are withdrawn.
Under the law businessmen have to hand over the licenses and patents. But they don't want to do it. About it the Ministry of Finance sent the letter to the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Now collecting patents became a duty of militiamen.
- We come to a place, we seal patents at employees and we transfer them to the Ministry of Finance, - Vladimir Lupashchenko told. - We conduct explanatory work with businessmen that removed advertizing that simple people had no temptation.
Besides, that the militia on places checks how slot machine halls don't work, - the Kiev militiamen without the prevention come on places to check how the militia works. If inhabitants of Kiev find though one working hall, the chief of regional department of militia can deprive of a position. However while about it the Ministry of Internal Affairs didn't make any claim.
Militiamen know that owners of a gaming already think out new schemes of earning money. However, which - the head of department didn't sound.
As for the help of citizens in identification of working hazardous institutions, calls arrive constantly, militiamen daily check those points to which people through the hot telephone line (49-88-89, 35-12-60) point. But from six cases only two are confirmed.