In the Rivne region during the day, the police registered criminal offences in Bereznivskomu, Dubrovitsky and Sarnensky areas, said the division of communications of the National police in the area.

“August 16, at about 15:00 the police received a report that on the territory of Bobrovsky forest area, a group of unknown persons illegally produces amber… law enforcement officers found fresh tracks of the jet of the soil, three fire hoses, landing net, shovel, and next – about 30 people in balaclavas. While documenting the offense unknown prevented the departure from the scene car, didn’t respond to the legitimate demands of police officers in this case took two fire hoses, a shovel, a net and left the place of incident”, – stated in the message.

Militiamen brought data in the Unified register of pretrial investigations under part 2 of article 240 (violation of rules of protection or use of bowels), part 2 of article 342 (resistance to employees of law enforcement body) and part 2 of article 343 (interference in the activities of the employee of law enforcement body) the Criminal code of Ukraine.

Moreover, on Friday around 14:30 during the testing of law enforcement officers found an unidentified group of about 15 people who mined amber. Seeing official cars, unknown disappeared in different directions. The scene seized a pump and two fire hoses.

“Also the presence of artisanal production equipment for illegal mining of amber and the car “LUAZ” staff found the response unit of the police patrol in a forest near the village Krupava dubrovytsia district,” added the police.

Pre-judicial investigation proceeds.