SBU: Kyiv Police investigator extorts 10 thousand USD from suspect in fraud
SBU officials jointly with the Prosecutor’s General Office detected investigator of one of district units of Kyiv Police in extortion of 10 thousand USD.
The law-enforcers established that policemen through the mediator extorted money form Kyiv resident for having no criminal charges for the fraud. The SBU operatives documented passing of earnest to the offenders.
During receiving of the main part of sum in the amount of 8,5 thousand EUR the special service officials detained mediator at one of gas stations in Holosiivskyi district of Kyiv. The law-enforcers detained the investigator in his office.
The criminal proceeding under p.3 Article 368 of the Criminal code of Ukraine was initiated.
The urgent investigations are under way. The searches in the workplaces of bribetaker and his possible associates are in process.
For the Attention of the SBU Head