SBU detains Head of Department of Lviv local council on bribery charges (video)
The SBU officers in cooperation with the Military Prosecutor's Office detained the Head of Department of Lviv local council on bribery charges.
Law enforcers established, that official regularly received «kickbacks» from commercial entity for assistance in the delivery of agreements for capital repair of houses and urban redevelopment. SBU officers clarified, that the official demanded 5-8 % of cost depending on variety of works for concluded agreements for almost UAH 2,000,000.
Also, the SBU officers recorded the engagement of the Head of Department with entrepreneurs to assist in delivery of new agreements in the amount of
SBU officers detained the official in the center of Lviv during the obtaining of the next part of bribe to the tune of UAH 80,000.
The searches in the premises of Lviv local council are under way.
The criminal case was initiated under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The urgent investigation is ongoing.
SBU Press Center
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