SBU exposed a corrupt Director-General of the State Enterprise and two his Deputies
The SBU officers exposed a corrupt Director-General of the State Enterprise “Center of certification and expertize of seed and planting stock” and two his Deputies, in joint operation with Prosecutor General`s Office.
The law enforcers established that three officials and their subordinate from internal examination department extorted UAH 1,500,000 (USD 60,000) from the director of the Enterprise affiliated branch for avoiding a dismissal from his office.
The SBU operatives detained three criminals near a Kyiv shopping center after receiving the first part of the bribe amounting USD 10,000. Fourth criminal was detained in a regional center.
The detainees are notified of suspicion of committing a crime under Part 4 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The information about probable implication in a fraud the officials of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine is checking in course of pre-trial investigation.
Urgent investigative actions are ongoing.
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