Tasks and powers of the National police of Ukraine in ensuring information security of the state

Keywords: National Police of Ukraine, economic security, powers, functions, investigative jurisdiction.

Abstract

The purpose of the article is to examine the role of the National Police of Ukraine in ensuring the information security of Ukraine. The subject of the study: The subject of the study is the competence of the National Police of Ukraine in ensuring the information security of Ukraine. Methodology: Dialectical method, epistemological method, analytical method, formal and legal method, normative and dogmatic method, the methods of legal modeling and forecasting were used in the research. The results of the study: The definition of “information security” and “cyber security” is provided. The main factors that negatively affect the information space in Ukraine, as well as current threats to Ukraine’s national security in the information sphere are identified. Practical implications: It is established that the number of crimes in the information sphere is growing every year. In this regard, the task of the National Police is to combat crimes and other offenses in this area, as well as to protect relevant rights and freedoms of citizens, society and the State. Value/originality: The tasks and powers in the area of information security protection of the National Police in general and the Department of Cyber Security, in particular, are defined.

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Author Biographies

Vitalii Makarchuk, Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University.

PhD in Law, Assistant of the Department of Constitutional Law and Theoretical and Legal Disciplines of the Faculty of Law and Linguistics of Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University.

Oleksandr Nikitenko, Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University.
Doctor of Law, Honored Lawyer of Ukraine, Professor of the Department of Public Law of the Faculty of Law and Linguistics of Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University.
Oleksandr Dotsenko, National Academy of Internal Affairs.
Doctor of Law, Associate Professor, Professor of the Department of Public Management and Administration of the National Academy of Internal Affairs.
Oleksii Kopan, National Academy of Internal Affairs.
Doctor of Law, Professor, Leading Researcher of the Scientific Laboratory on Crime Prevention of the National Academy of Internal Affairs.
Serhii Kitsul, Scientific Institute of Public Law.
PhD in Law, Senior Researcher of the Scientific Institute of Public Law.      

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Published
2021-03-05
How to Cite
Makarchuk, V., Nikitenko, O., Dotsenko, O., Kopan, O., & Kitsul, S. (2021). Tasks and powers of the National police of Ukraine in ensuring information security of the state. Amazonia Investiga, 10(37), 86-92. https://doi.org/10.34069/AI/2021.37.01.8
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