SBU exposes corrupt Deputy Head of State Archives Service
In Kyiv, the SBU officers exposed Deputy Head of the State Archives Service on a bribe.
Special service operatives established that an official demanded USD 10,000 from a man for assistance in fixing up for civil service in the State Property Fund. The official promised to "solve the issue" using his links with the officials of the Fund.
The law enforcers detained the offender in restaurant in capital center under Article 208 of the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine on his receiving second part of the bribe amounting to USD 4,800.
The investigative actions are under way in the framework of criminal proceeding initiated under Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue about serving a notice of suspicion in committing a crime is being settled. Information is being checked regarding the possible involvement of the State Property Fund officials in a crime.
The operation was conducted jointly with detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office and the General Prosecutor's Office of Ukraine.
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