Our service is dangerous and difficult,
And at first glance, as if invisible.
If someone somewhere in our times
Honestly not want to live,
So we keep them invisible battle.
So appointed destiny for you and me —
service day and night.
Music M.Minkova, words A.Gorohova
annually November 10 in Russia celebrated their professional holiday dedicated to the employees of the Interior.
The history of this festival dates back to 1715. It was then that created in the Russian service of public order and called it "police", which in Greek means "the administration of the state."
In 1917, November 10, immediately after the revolution, the decision of the People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation "for the protection of the revolutionary social order» , a working police.
Police Public bezopasnostiSnachala militia was under the jurisdiction of local councils, then the structure of the People's Commissariat of Internal Affairs, and from 1946 — the Ministry of the Interior.
For years festival was called "Police Day." After the entry into force of the new law "On Police» March 1 in 2011 the name of the holiday is out of date. In accordance with the presidential decree of October 13 2011 number 1348 festival was called "The Day of the employee of the Interior of the Russian Federation».
So happened that personal Interior composition meets their professional holiday on duty, securely protecting a quiet life and creative work of the citizens. Police officers successfully solve everyday problems for the protection of the state and society from criminal attacks.
For many years, one of the gifts to this professional holiday is a big gala concert on television.