The interior Ministry is considering the possibility of establishing a tourist police in Sochi, St. Petersburg and Kazan, said the Minister of internal Affairs Vladimir Kolokoltsev at a meeting of graduates institutional schools with members of the Public Council at the interior Ministry.
“We, frankly, are considering approval of tourist police units in cities such as Sochi, St.-Petersburg, Kazan, because the country is beautiful, large, attractive,” — said Kolokoltsev.
He stressed that the tourist police division in Moscow “well-established”.
“Every year the tourist flow is increasing, and therefore, even the unit that was created in Moscow in 2014, it already shows that this experience was correct. Staff is trained in the skills and skills of communication with foreign citizens who know several languages — English, Spanish, French, German, even Chinese, you just have to increase our efforts in this direction”, — said the Minister of internal Affairs.