Interior Minister of Ukraine Arsen Avakov and Interior Minister of the Republic of Turkey Suleyman Soylu have signed a declaration on cooperation in the fight against terrorism, transnational crime and cyber threats.
In January-July 2018, 311,200 crimes were registered in Ukraine, which is 9.6% less compared to the correspondent period in 2017.
Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has called on the Verkhovna Rada to step up measures against violators of traffic rules.
Over 27 years of Ukraine’s independence, 1,108 law enforcement officers were killed while performing their duties.
Law enforcers in Dnipro have seized a whole arms arsenal in the garage of a local resident, including 65 grenades with fuses, over a thousand cartridges and two man-portable anti-tank grenade launchers, the Dnipropetrovsk regional police department has said.
The head of a unit at Biliaivka District State Administration in Odesa region has been notified of a suspicion of embezzling UAH 2 million allocated from the budget to repair a water supply system, the press service of the regional prosecutor's office has reported.
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.