SBU materials help to convict former Department Chief of Odesa Regional State Administration to six years of imprisonment
The SBU materials helped to convict a former Department Chief of Odessa Regional State Administration who was exposed on bribe-taking.
SBU operatives established that the official extorted from representatives of commercial structures almost UAH 1,500,000 (USD 54,000). For this amount, the criminal promised to assist in timely transfer to the enterprises of the budgetary funds for the performed construction work.
In December 2015, law enforcers detained the state official in regional center after receiving the whole bribe.
Prymorskyi District Court found the detainee guilty in committing a crime stipulated by Part 3 Article 368 and Part 2 Article 369-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine and sentenced her to six years of imprisonment. Also, the criminal was deprived of the right to run business or hold posts related to management and financial responsibilities at enterprises, institutions or organizations regardless of the form of ownership, for a term of three years, with the confiscation of property excluding residence premises.
The measures to expose the illegal actions of the official were conducted jointly with the Military Prosecutor’s Office.
For the Attention of the SBU Head