SBU uncovers deputy of city council, the director of the communal enterprise, on bribe-taking in Chernihiv region
The SBU officers under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office uncovered the director of the communal enterprise of the Chernihiv Regional Council, the deputy of the city council of the district centre of the region, on bribe-taking.
The law enforcers established that the communal enterprise drew up contract with the private structure, which had to carry out repair works on the facility. The businessmen had to receive UAH 32,000 (USD 1,142) for completing the order. The SBU operatives documented that the director of the communal enterprise demanded from the businessman the "payoff" in the amount of UAH 6,500 (USD 232) for signing of the necessary documents and transferring funds.
The SBU officers detained the official on receiving the bribe from the representative of the commercial structure in his own car.
Currently, the check of other contracts concluded by the enterprise is being conducted.
In the framework of the criminal proceeding, initiated under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the urgent investigative actions are under way.
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