Kyiv: SBU exposes corrupt head of National Police unit
SBU officers uncovered an acting head of Kyiv District Police Unit on bribe taking.
SBU officers established that the official was demanding USD 34,000 from the local businessman who informed about theft of his money. For this amount, the official agreed to take legal measures upon the businessman’s claim.
Law enforcers detained the offender at his workplace on his receiving USD 15,000.
In the framework of criminal proceeding initiated by Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue about serving a notice of suspicion in committing a crime is being settled.
The urgent investigative actions are under way.
The operation was conducted in cooperation with the employees of Kyiv-based district unit of State Bureau of Investigations, Internal Security Unit of the National Police, under the procedural guidance of the Prosecutor General's Office.
SBU Press Centre
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