Lviv region: SBU unveils corrupt employees of “Grushiv” customs post
The SBU officers jointly the regional Prosecutor's Office unveiled three employees of “Grushiv” customs post on the systematic bribes.
The law enforcers found that customs officers established a mechanism for obtaining the illegal financial gain from the businessmen for the fast-track customs clearance of goods.
The SBU operatives documented seven episodes of receiving cash bribes by the criminals, to the total amount of UAH 13,000 (USD 464). The law enforcers detained the criminals in one of the villages of Yavoriv district.
At present the issue about serving a notice of suspicion in committing a crime stipulated by Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine and choosing a measure of restraint to the detainee is being settled.
Investigative actions are under way.
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