The police will work in the enhanced regime during the New Year and Christmas holidays. The places of the community gatherings will be checked by the bomb squad as Interior Ministry of Ukraine reported citing First Deputy Serhy Yarovy.
“A lot of public events expected all over Ukraine during New Year and Christmas holidays. All bodies of the Interior Ministry should coordinate work on the provision of the security in the state during the New Year and Christmas. First, it is the organization of the work of the responsible services, headquarters and situation centers. We need to control and provide the security during each event, each place of the holding of the public events,” Yarovy said.
The inspectors of juvenile prevention and school officers of Patrol Police Department will be involved in the provision of the security. In the case of need, the police will provide the escort of organized groups of children.
Besides, Yarovy pointed out that the complex of the events for the provision of the security and order was worked out for the celebration of the New Year and Christmas New Year and Christmas. The police units will maximally block the places of the people’s gatherings. They also plan to create the addition investigative group.
The police officers hold the talks with the sellers and buyers of the pyrotechnics on the terms of the trade, storage and use of the pyrotechnics means. Moreover, the police officers will monitor not to allow the use of these means in the regions where it is prohibited.
These days the police will also secure the places of the cult and religious buildings. Deputy Head of National Police Oleksandr Fatsevych emphasized that it is necessary to strengthen the security means during the celebration of Christmas. As the provision of Tomos is planned for January 6. The police officers will work to prevent the provocations.
Earlier the Christmas fair caught fire in Lviv, resulting in casualties.