Cherkasy region: SBU exposes corrupt official of Ukrzaliznytsia UA railways company
The SBU officers under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office exposed staff office chief of Ukrzaliznytsia PJSC Regional Branch who systematically demanded bribes.
The SBU operatives determined that the official set up mechanism for receiving illegal financial gain from citizens for job placement in the government agency. SBU officers documented that the official demanded USD 500 from a local resident.
Law enforcers detained the official at the workplace on receiving the entire amount of the illegal financial gain.
The issue about serving a notice of suspicion in committing a crime to the detainee and choosing a measure of restraint is now being settled. The investigative actions on bringing other offenders involved in the unlawful actions and certain Regional Branch leaders to the criminal responsibility in the framework of the criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine are under way.
The operation was conducted jointly with the Police.
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