The police provide law and order and security during local elections consolidated territorial communities, which take place on December 22 in 23 regions of the state, reported the press service of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine (MIA).

“Emphasize on quick and prompt responses to statements and reports related to the electoral process. Leaders must take personal control of the examination of these statements and reports. Your task is to ensure the legitimacy of these elections”, – said the Deputy head of the national police Alexander Fatsevich on the course of conference calls meeting with participation of heads of territorial divisions

He noted that holding the first local elections 119 formed territorial election commissions. As of 7:00 a.m. ballots received all precinct election commissions. The police have them under round the clock protection.

“Since the beginning of the campaign, the police recorded 47 violations related to the electoral process. In essence, these facts are connected with illegal campaigning – 14 facts of bribery of voters – 5 and falsification of electoral documents 4 fact. 7 facts the information included in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations”, – it is told in the message.