Ivano-Frankivsk: SBU exposes on bribes high-ranking official of forensic medical examination bureau
SBU officers exposed a corrupt top manager of the bureau of forensic medical examination in Ivano-Frankivsk.
The SBU operatives determined that the official set up mechanism for receiving illegal financial gain from subordinates. The civil servant demanded money for non-interference in their performing official duties and awarding the bonus payments.
Law enforcers detained the official at his desk on receiving UAH 6,500 (USD 232), half of the bonus payment assigned to one of the subordinates.
The issue of serving a notice of suspicion and choosing a measure of restraint in committing a crime is being decided. Within the framework of criminal proceedings under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine urgent investigation are ongoing.
The operation was conducted jointly with the police investigators under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office.
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