Rus News Journal

Rashid Nurgaliev has complained of superfluous functions of militiamen

on March, 10th at a meeting with deputies of the State Duma and councillors of federation concerning reform of the Ministry of Internal Affairs the head of ministry Rashid Nurgaliev has declared that law enforcement officers are compelled to be engaged in set of the problems which have been not connected directly with protection of a public order. Among such additional functions the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has mentioned, in particular, search of homeless animals.
Rashid Nurgaliev has noticed that despite reform of the Ministry of Internal Affairs which assumes to release employees provoohranitelnyh bodies from a number of functions, the militia nevertheless should carry out the problems which have been not connected with protection of the law and order. Among them, according to Nurgalieva, - dostavlenie summonses to recruits, support of court enforcement officers, search of neglected animals.

the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has noticed that in Russia operates about 120 laws providing realisation by militia of various functions. However the minister is convinced that one is necessary to the country the law on militia .

we Will remind, in the end of 2009 reform of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia which in the Ministry name optimisation of structure and shots has been declared. Within the limits of reform functions of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in particular have been narrowed. Department will not prosecute any more subjects of exclusion of foreign citizens and persons without citizenship from the country, carrying out of checkup of vehicles and to manage sobering-up stations. These functions will be transferred accordingly in FMS, to the special organisations and Minzdravsotsrazvitija (earlier the head of this department Tatyana Golikova critically responded about possibility of the similar scenario). Besides it it is supposed to reduce essentially number of workers of divisions of the central submission and to allocate means for additional monetary stimulation of employees.