SBU detains an official of the Internal Security of Fiscal Service of Ukraine for bribetaking in Transcarpathia
SBU officials jointly with the Prosecutor’s Office revealed one of the managers of the State Fiscal Service Internal Security department taking bribes in Transcarpathia region.
Law enforcers established that the official jointly with two subordinate employees demanded 300 USD from the local businessman. For this sum they promised not to interfere with customs registration of the consignment of imported goods.
SBU operatives detained 3 criminals in the center of Uzhhorod while receiving the whole amount of the bribe. During the authorized search conducted by SBU it was revealed that one of the officials of the Fiscal Service possessed the passport of the resident of a neighboring country.
The criminal proceeding was initiated under Part 1 Article 14 and Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The urgent investigations are under way.
For the Attention of the SBU Head