About 5,000 Ukrainians have submitted their applications to join the reformed police, ZIK reports Apr. 28.
The applicants’ average age is 26-27 years. One 35-year old applicant has lived in Germany for the past 15 years. She says she wants to fulfil her duty to the country.
Not only Western Ukrainians apply for the police. There are residents of Central Ukraine and some eastern oblasts.
The applications can be submitted till May 13. Applications may be sent by post, by email or handed in in person, the organizers say.
In all, new police force will include 800 patrolmen.