2.6 thousand parents were brought to responsibility in the Lugansk oblast in 2003 for the commitment of illegal actions against their children
According to the information of Raisa Rodina, the head of the department in charge of the affairs of minors of the Lugansk oblast administration, 2.6 thousand parents were brought to responsibility in the Lugansk oblast in 2003 for the application of physical violence and commitment of other illegal actions against their children, 45 persons were brought to responsibility for the improper child care. Besides, in 2003 the department handed 385 claims against parents. 236 children were taken away from the families, where they underwent the physical violence.
cxid.info, 2 February 2004