Dnipro Region – SBU detains leadership of patrol police for demanding money from subordinates
SBU officers detained leadership of the patrol police on taking bribes in Kamiansk, Dnipro region.
Law enforcers documented, that a major and senior lieutenant of police demanded money over three months from 30 subordinates for "comfortable" distribution of duty places. Monthly "rate" from every policemen was UAH 1 500.
SBU officers in cooperation with Police Internal Security and Military Prosecutor¢s Office detained the major in his office during obtaining bribe from one of subordinates. SBU officers detected over UAH 30 000 and notes indicated regular money obtaining during searches in office premises of the bribetakers.
The criminal proceeding was initiated under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The offenders were notified of suspicion in having committed crime and the custody was chosen for them as a measure of restrain.
The urgent investigations are under way.
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