For the first six months of 2018 in Ukraine has registered 154 criminal proceedings on the facts of cruel treatment of animals. The number of such cases are the Kyiv and Sumy region, said the Prosecutor in response to the request to “UNN”.
According to prosecutors, in August to June 2018 in the capital on article 299 of the criminal code – cruelty to animals – opened 15 criminal proceedings, of which 2 are closed.
In Sumy region during the period, this article was opened on 10 plants, 2 of them are closed.
One trade was opened in Zhytomyr, Luhansk, Ternopil, Chernihiv and Chernivtsi regions.
Closes the list of the Khmelnytskyi oblast, in which there had been no proceedings on the facts zhivoderstva.
Only, according to the Prosecutor’s office, of the total number registered in the country of the facts of cruelty to animals closed 57 production.