Rivne region:SBU exposes corrupt Police major
Within the framework of anti-corruption measures in law-enforcement bodies, the SBU officers exposed on receiving the unlawful benefit the chief of the sector of one of the district police units of the National Police in the Rivne region.
Special service operatives established that a major police officer demanded from local businessman monthly unlawful profit for free entrepreneurial activity.
Law enforcers detained an intruder near the police district unit after receiving fifteen thousand hryvnias bribe in cash and petrol coupons for the same amount.
Within the framework of a criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, the issue of serving to the detainee a notice of suspicion and choosing a measure of restraint is being settled.
Urgent investigative actions aimed at identifying all episodes of illegal activity are under way.
The measures were conducted jointly by State Bureau of Investigation Territorial Office in Khmelnitskyi city, under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office of Ukraine.
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