Khmelnytskyi region: SBU uncovers corrupt court secretary
SBU officers exposed a secretary of the City District Court on receiving the unlawful benefit in Khmelnytskyi region.
The law enforcers established that the official extorted USD 1,000 from a local resident for influencing on the court decision on enforcing a less restrictive administrative measure for the illegal storage of the drugs.
The SBU operatives detained the offender on receiving the entire amount of the bribe in one of the streets of the district center.
The issues of serving a notice of suspicion to the detainee and choosing a measure of restraint are being decided. The investigative actions in the framework of the criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 Article 369-2 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine are under way.
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