The film tells about the experience of the prevention cabinet of the medical sobering-up center in the Moskvoretsky district of Moscow. Police officers detain a drunk man on the street. Policemen are leading a drunken man down the corridor of the sobering-up center. The room in which the detoxification patients sleep. Conversation of the head of the prevention office T.M.Barsukova, narcologist I.P. Maleva with the patients of the sobering-up center (synchronously). A file of registered drunks and alcoholics. A stand with anti-alcohol visual agitation. TM Barsukova's speech on the radio to the workers of the printing house. Meeting of the public council at the sobering-up center under the leadership of P. and. Skorokhodova (synchronously). Regional anti-alcohol raid by employees of the sobering-up station, police and vigilantes in places where violators of labor and public order drink alcohol during working hours; violators are put into cars. Meeting of the visiting district commission to combat drunkenness (synchronously).