11 March in 2003 by Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree number 306, "The improvement of governance in the Russian Federation", the operative "transform the State Committee to combat illicit trafficking in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances under the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation State Committee of the Russian Federation for control traffic in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances».
16 February in 2008, Russian President signed a decree ? 205" On the Day of employee drug control authorities, "according to which March 11 set a new professional holiday — Day of the drug control authorities.
Earlier, October 18 in 2007, according to the Decree of the President of Russia ? 1374 "On additional measures to counter illicit trafficking in narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursors "was formed National Anti-Drug Committee" in order to improve governance in the field of combating illicit trafficking in narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances and their precursors».
In other words, the committee's activities focus on more effective implementation of the necessary measures for the organization of the fight against drug trafficking, to more efficient work in the field of drug prevention.
Burning narkotikovGody confirmed the timeliness and relevance of the Commissioner's office, was put in place to stop the problem of drug aggression and radically change the strategy of the fight against drug trafficking and to build a new national anti-drug policy.
Over the past five years in Russia was found more than 350,000 crimes, suppressed the activity of about 2,500 criminal groups and communities, eliminated more than 10,000 drug houses, conducted hundreds of international policing operations. More than 200 tons of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances, including tons of heroin, marijuana and hashish, almost 3 billion conditional mean single dose of synthetic drugs did not reach consumers.
In the criminal charges brought against the organizers of more than 120,000 drug . There is a tendency to reduce the level of anesthesia of the population, especially among young people.