SBU blocks the use of false IDs of law enforcers in Dnipro
Officials of the Security Service of Ukraine disclosed and blocked in Dnipro the use of false IDs of law enforcement bodies’ officials.
Special service operatives established that a resident of the regional center, assuming the assistant to the chief of the SBU regional office or the deputy head of the internal security unit of the National Police, demanded money from the heads of enterprises and institutions. For various amounts of unlawful benefit, the offender promised to the heads allegedly did not interfere in their economic activities.
During authorized investigative actions in the residences of the person involved in the proceedings, the false IDs of law enforcement officers were seized. Also the RPG-26 grenade launcher, six RGD-5 and F-1 grenades with fuses, Vulkan-TK carbine, Fort-12 gun and 750 rounds of 5.45 mm caliber were revealed in the residence of the offender.
Law enforcers detained the person in charge of proceedings under Art. 208 of the Criminal Procedural Code of Ukraine.
The offender was served a notice of suspicion of committing a crime under Art. 263 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue of choosing a preventive measures is being settled.
The operative and investigative actions are under way.
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