SBU detains two own officials for bribetaking
SBU Directorate of internal security together with the National anticorruption bureau of Ukraine in due course of joint special operation terminated activities of two SBU officials, extorting bribe in the amount of 50 thousand USD from enterprisers for their free commercial activities.
On March 15 the law-enforcers detained extorters in due course of receiving a half of improper advantage.
The criminal proceeding under Article 368 of the Criminal code of Ukraine was initiated. It is planning to notify the detainee of suspicion.
The investigations are in process.
The SBU appreciates the NABU for compelling stand on lustration of state from corruption.
There isn’t a tolerance for corruption reveals in the SBU - the SBU Head repeatedly stressed. We don’t hide such cases from people and don’t release offenders backdated for covering the esprit.
From the date of V. Hrytsak appointment as the special service head 69 criminal proceedings for high profile crimes were initiated, the courts of different authorities passed 20 conviction judgments, 49 officials of the Service were notified of suspicion.
For the Attention of the SBU Head