Kyiv: SBU exposes corrupt official of State Migration Service
SBU officers uncovered a corrupt senior specialist of a district unit of the Central Interregional Department of the State Migration Service in Kyiv and region.
SBU operatives established that the official extorted USD 400 from a local resident for speeding up the issuance of ID card and foreign passport. SBU operatives documented receiving of USD 200 (the first part of the unlawful benefit) by the criminal.
The law enforcers detained the official at his office after his receiving USD 200, the second part of the bribe.
In the framework of criminal proceeding initiated by Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue about serving a notice of suspicion in committing a crime is being settled.
Urgent investigative actions are ongoing.
The measures on exposure of the official’s illegal actions were conducted jointly with the anti-corruption sector of the State Migration Service in Kyiv region, in cooperation with Kyiv’s Pechersk District Police office and under the procedural supervision of the Kyiv local Prosecutor's Office No. 6.
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