SBU reveals its own officer planning to impose tax on border guards in Lutsk
The SBU Internal Security Department officers together with the Military Prosecutor’s Office apprehended a SBU colonel who planned to impose a tax on border guards in Lutsk.
The law enforcers established that the head of a division decided to organize a mechanism of systematic money making using Lutsk border unit. The colonel promised not to bring them to criminal responsibility for assistance in illegal transfer of goods bypassing customs checkpoints.
The SBU officers apprehended the head of the division in the regional center while getting the first tranche of his “tribute” from the border guards.
A criminal case under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine was launched.
Urgent investigative actions are under way.
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