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A specialized police operation is being carried out on the territory of Vidin region, the press center of the Regional Directorate (OD) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs reports.

The large-scale police operation started at 6:00 in the morning and will last for 48 hours. 

Employees of the District Administration - Kula are checking received signals of vote buying.

Detectives have carried out searches at two private addresses in Kula.

The work of the investigators continues within the framework of the two pre-trial proceedings initiated in the cases, the press center of the ODMVR specifies.

As of 4:00 p.m., two perpetrators of theft were arrested and three pre-trial proceedings and one preliminary investigation were initiated.

A 40-year-old criminal from Vidin was arrested for stealing numerous tools from a hardware store in the city.

A 59-year-old woman was detained for stealing a purse from another commercial establishment in Vidin.

The complex operation is to counteract conventional crime and protect public order, as well as to prevent and detect crimes against the political rights of citizens.

Employees from the criminal, economic, territorial, security and traffic police are participating in the action, as well as gendarmerie teams.

The employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs carry out control activities in the territories of the three regional administrations - Vidin, Belogradchik and Kula, the press center added.

The police presence has been increased in the "Nov Pat" quarter of Vidin, in the villages of Archar and Medovnitsa.

The police carry out active preventive and control actions - inspection of motor vehicles, commercial establishments, criminal contingent.

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The territorial scope of the police actions will change depending on the current operational situation in the Vidin region.

Earlier today, the Ministry of the Interior announced that a specialized police operation against vote-buying and the corporate vote had begun throughout the country, which will continue until the end of election day.

This morning, on the territory of the Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs - Burgas, an action against domestic crime and prevention of crimes related to the political rights of citizens began.

Commercial establishments, pawnshops, companies trading in firewood and others are checked.

One person has been arrested in Sungurlare following police action on a report of illegal logging, loan sharking and corrupt practices in logging auctions.

A police operation is also underway in Blagoevgrad, with similar ones to come in other populated areas, the Ministry of the Interior specified earlier.

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