Kharkiv Police Battalion

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Kharkiv Police Battalion
Ukrainian: Батальйон патрульної служби поліції особливого призначення «Харків»
Patch Police of Ukraine.svg
Kharkiv Police shoulder sleeve insignia
Active2015–present
Country Ukraine
AllegianceMinistry of Internal Affairs
BranchPatrol Police
TypePolice Tactical Unit
SizeBattalion
EngagementsWar in Donbass

The "Kharkiv" Police Battalion was formed in autumn 2015 from the special police unit battalion's "Kharkiv-1",[1] "Kharkiv-2" and "Slobozhanshchyna".[2] They have been involved in maintaining public order and guarding strategically important facilities in Mariupol.[3]

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