The lowest number of crimes in the last 5 years was reported in Ukraine over the New Year’s holidays this year, the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs informed.
From Dec.30 to Jan. 1, 5.613 crimes were reported in Ukraine. In particular, there were 13 cases of assaults (the average is 33), 131 robbery (195 on average), and 2.404 cases of theft (3.250 on average).
Apart from that, 1.817 car accidents occurred over the holidays, while the average is 2.062.
The ministry also says that over 10.000 law enforcers were on duty on the New Year’s Eve.