Arsen Avakov: The new patrol police took the oath in the heart of Ukraine - in Kirovograd! (PHOTO, VIDEO)

28th April 2016, 12:49

The Minister of Internal Affairs reported that on April 28, 2016 the new patrol policemen took the oath in Kirovograd.

"238 best of  the 4800 candidates have won the competition (19 candidates for one vacancy), then survived an intensive training course at the Odessa  NGU Training Center and now sworn to serve and protect!" - said the head of MIA.

The new patrol police detachment includes:
37 participants of ATO;
44 women (one of them also participated in ATO);
64% of new policemen have college level education.

Senior police lieutenant Anton Tsyuryupa is appointed Head of the Kirovograd Patrol Police Department.
"Kirovograd is the 23rd city of the country, where the new patrol police started to work. Then in May the patrol police will be launched in Krivoy Rog, Slavyansk - Kramatorsk, Severodonetsk-Lysychansk-Rubizhne and Mariupol!  Step-by-step" - stressed the Minister.



Department of communication of MIA-Ukraine