Administration of Justice

Ministry of Internal Affairs
mvs.gov.ua/

This site provides information of the Ministry of Internal Affair, which is responsible for policing in Ukraine.

Ministerstvo Yustitsiyi Ukrayini (Ukrainian Ministry of Justice)
www.minjust.gov.ua

This site provides basic information about the Ministry of Justice and other legal institutions in the Ukraine.  The site is available in both Ukrainian and English.


Drugs & Alcohol

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) - Country Overview
www.emcdda.europa.eu/publications/country-overviews/ua

The EMCDDA country overview provides a structured synopsis of the trends and characteristics of national drug problems. It consists of a summary of the national drug situation, key statistics at a glance and a barometer showing the drug use prevalence position of Ukraine.


Law & the Courts

Verkhovnii Sud Ukraini (Supreme Court of Ukraine)
www.scourt.gov.ua/

This site outlines the legal framework of Ukraine, and includes legislative and presidential decrees.  The site is only available in Ukrainian language.


Police & Law Enforcement

Sluzhba Bazhpeki Ukraini (Security Service of the Ukraine)
www.sbu.gov.ua

The Security Service of the Ukraine is a "special-purpose state law enforcement authority responsible for ensuring the state security of Ukraine."  The site contains a history of the agency, information on the structure of the security service, a photogallery of the agencies officials and activities, and an overview of the regional departments and academies and training facilities.  The section of "Laws and Regulations" contains the Laws of the Ukraine concerning a number of the Security Service activities, including the fight against corruption and organized crime.  The site is available in Ukrainian, English and Russian languages.