Since the beginning of the formation of the national police killed 18 officers and about 700 were injured

Since the beginning of the formation of the National police of Ukraine killed 18 policemen, injured about 700. This was the head of national police Sergey Knyazev wrote in Facebook, – UNIAN reports.

At the same time, he noted that within six months of this year, the Department of homeland security, the national police initiated criminal proceedings 597. “Most of them (190) relate to the giving or receiving bribe to the police,” – said Knyazev.

However, he added that the bribes did not become more just Natspolitsiya was more to tell about them.

Earlier the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said that the level of trust of Ukrainians to the patrol police fell by 20% from 60% at the beginning of its launch to the current 40%.