Photo Odessa police are conducting a massive special operation

Removed “common Fund kingpin” more than $ 1 million


In Odessa law enforcement authorities conducted a large-scale special operation to simulate “persons that have a negative impact on the operational situation in the region.” In connection with its beginning at 5 a.m., the personnel of the Odessa police was raised on combat alert. About it reports a press-service of the Odessa police.

Today, at 5 a.m., the personnel of the Odessa police was raised on combat alert in connection with the beginning.

“Currently provided by police forces from among the workers of the office of national police of Ukraine from other regions are carried out quickly-search actions. As of 8 a.m. there are already first results. We ask the citizens to be understanding of the measures taken. They are all aimed at ensuring public order and personal security,” the statement reads.

Local newspaper “Duma” informs that all police departments, offices and strongholds are now reminiscent of the “besieged fortress”. The gate is closed, on the street armed with machine guns on duty law enforcement officers.

According to the sources. the city held mass searches and other investigative activities.

“Practiced addresses, installed surgically. Looking for weapons, drugs, other illegal items, and apprehended those who are wanted”, – said a source in the criminal investigation.

The first Deputy head of the National police of Ukraine Vyacheslav Abroskin said that in the Odessa region has launched the practical stage of national measures, “Arms”.

“Force units of departments of criminal investigation, combating drug trafficking, the fight against crimes connected with human trafficking of national police in conjunction with GUNP Odeschina in the region implemented large-scale events for the purpose of withdrawal from illegal circulation of weapons and ammunition. They are staffed by 200 employees of the criminal unit and special forces soldiers FSL”, — he said.

The Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov on Twitter said that during the RAID, police found and seized a large sum of money belonging to local criminals “obshchak thief in law”.

“In Odessa in the morning there is a special operation for the criminals. Episode: the police seized a cache of “common Fund kingpin” – 1,069 million. 90 000 EUR, 500 000 UAH”, – wrote the head of the interior Ministry.

Photo: Duma