On November 22, law enforcers of Ukraine and the Republic of Germany conducted a joint operation on detention of a group of individuals suspected of stealing luxury cars in Europe and smuggling them to Ukraine. Press service of the National Police has said this in a statement, Ukrainian News Agency reports. According to the report, on November 22, law enforces of Ukraine and Germany conducted 18 searches at living addresses of the suspect and their other property. The searches were simultaneously conducted in the territory of the both states - Ukraine and Germany. During the searches, law enforcers found and seized evidence that proved involvement of the suspects in the crimes. As Ukrainian News Agency earlier reported, law enforcers of Ukraine and Germany conducted a joint operation on search and detention of criminals suspected of stealing luxury cars in Europe with subsequent smuggling them to Ukraine for sale. The National Police stated that the total of 321 vehicles with foreign registration had been stolen since the beginning of 2017.