finally, complete the judicial reform, the reform of prosecution, establish the
State Investigation Bureau to ensure that our entire law-enforcement system and
justice system is similar to our new Ukrainian police. This implies another
attitude, new standards and respect for the law and citizens of the country",
said Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk after a swearing in ceremony for
the new patrol police officers in Lviv on Sunday,
The Head of
Government stressed that police is one of the elements demonstrating the process
of upgrading the entire law enforcement system of the state: "These young
people need support, including the judiciary and prosecutorial systems, investigative
agencies, and the Security Service. They are the basis to build the security of
citizens on, but such security should be based on the rule of law".
tasks to complete the overall reform of the law enforcement system, judicial
system and procuracy authorities are for us to
fulfill as a parliamentary coalition, and together with us - the President of
Ukraine", said Arseniy Yatsenyuk.
to him, further steps "are crucial to build an integrated security system
in the country, the justice system, which should be different".
Minister noted that Lviv is the second city after Kyiv,
in which a new Ukrainian police appeared in the streets: "The day after tomorrow
Odessa will launch patrolling by the new Ukrainian police. After
that - Kharkiv, Mykolayiv.
And I think by the end of year we will take a decision to launch a new
Ukrainian police in other cities of the country."
Yatsenyuk explained the experience gained in the work of the new Ukrainian
police proves that it really works: "The citizens realized it would be
different from what had been before. One should abide by law, not to violate
traffic rules, respect the police officer. Just as the policeman respects,
protects and serves such a citizen of his country."