The main task of a newly launched police department is patrolling the Dnipro coastline and repaid responding to crimes on water.
Now three boats and two onshore patrol cars will guard the water area of the Dnipro, the Samara, the Orel. Dnipro water police consists of 42 officers.
After 2 weeks of work more than 112 persons were checked, 2.5 thousand of fishing nets and 13 other fishing devices impound, 3 fines imposed for drinkdriving, water vehicles confiscated.
Previously, the first Ukrainian water police was launched in Cherkassy on April 19.