Kyiv Local Prosecutor's Office No. 5 has instituted criminal proceedings against the lawyers of former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych based on the materials of the Obolonske police department of Kyiv, the Espreso TV channel has reported, with reference to the press service of the Ukrainian Prosecutor General's Office.
Employees of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) blocked the illegal storage and sale of weapons and ammunition in various regions of the country as part of the campaign for countering sale of weapons, the SBU's press center has said.
A court has arrested for two months a citizen of Belarus who fought on the side of terrorists in the Somalia battalion in Donbas and took an active part in the seizure of Donetsk Airport in 2015, the press service of the Donetsk Regional Prosecutor's Office reported on Tuesday.
Kyiv Local Prosecutor's Office No. 10 has declared a former employee of Ukraine's Embassy in the Republic of South Africa a suspect in misappropriating state budget funds in the amount of UAH 1.5 million, the press service of the prosecutor's office has reported.
Ukrainian law enforcers have detained Oleksiy Tamrazov, a former first deputy chairman of PJSC Ukrgazvydobuvannya, who was attempting to give a $200,000 bribe to a prosecutor.
More than 56,000 cases of drunk driving were recorded in Ukraine in January-July 2018, according to the Patrol Police.
Former advisor to ex-Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and U.S. President Donald Trump's onetime campaign chairman Paul Manafort received $31 million from Ukrainian politicians in 2012.
As of June 30, over 10,000 Ukrainian citizens were arrested or convicted for different types of crimes in different countries of the world.
The Ukrainian police have received more than 1,500 false bomb threats since the start of the year.
Three Ukrainians were arrested in Europe for allegedly stealing payment card numbers and interfering with the work of hundreds of U.S. companies, causing tens of millions of dollars in losses, Reuters has reported, with reference to the U.S. Department of Justice.
The police have detained a 54-year-old resident of Severodonetsk who, with the beginning of an anti-Ukrainian movement in the city, has joined illegal armed formations in the armed seizure of administrative buildings of Luhansk and the Luhansk border detachments.
Since the beginning of 2018, the number of street offences in Ukraine has decreased by almost 8%.
Over first six months of 2018, Ukrainian police detected 186 human trafficking cases, including 108 sexual exploitation cases.
Officers of the State Border Service Administration of Ukraine have left for Zakarpattia region to strengthen the protection of state border with the EU countries.