SBU uncovers corrupt officer of Kyiv Customs Office
SBU officers exposed on systematic bribes a senior state inspector of the customs clearance unit at Kyiv Customs Office post of the State Fiscal Service.
The operatives established that the official organized a mechanism with the aim to receive illegal financial gain from citizens for processing goods without mandatory customs payments. The “charge” for each processing of goods, automobile spare parts in particular, comprised 50 per cent of the designated sum.
Law enforcers detained the offender near his office on his receiving UDS 1,000 of bribe.
Within the framework of criminal proceedings under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the person involved was served a notice of suspicion of committing a crime.
The operation to expose the official’s illegal activity was conducted under the procedural guidance of the Prosecutor's Office in Kyiv.
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