Lviv: SBU detains corrupt lieutenant colonel of Police
The SBU officers under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office uncovered a corrupt top manager of Department for information analysis support of the National Police Main Directorate in the Lviv region.
Law enforcers established that the Colonel of Police extorted USD 600 for deleting information about the conviction of a resident from the personal database.
The SBU operatives detained a criminal near the workplace on his receiving illegal financial gain, in the framework of the criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The detainee was served a notice of suspicion in committing a crime; the issue of choosing a measure of restraint is being settled.
The investigative actions are under way.
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