SBU apprehends corrupt prosecutor of Dnipropetrovsk local Prosecutor’s Office
The SBU officers together with the Prosecutor’s Office and the Police revealed a corrupt 3rd Class lawyer of a local Prosecutor’s Office in Dnipropetrovsk region.
The law enforcers established that the prosecutor demanded 1,600 USD from a local resident suspected of inflicting of grave bodily injuries. For this sum the criminal promised to support the accusation in the court that did not provide any imprisonment for the accused.
The SBU officers apprehended the prosecutor near a district court of Dnipro while getting the whole sum of the bribe.
A criminal case under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine was launched. The issue of notifying the suspect of suspicion of committing a crime and choosing a measure of restraint is being settled.
Urgent investigative actions are under way.
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