SBU detains own officer selling confidential information
The SBU Internal Security Department and Main Investigative Department detected an officer selling confidential information.
The offender wanted UAH 20.5 thousand for his data. The SBU officers detained him while passing restricted information.
A criminal case was instituted under Part 2 Article 163 and Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The offender was notified of a suspicion. Urgent investigative actions are ongoing.
“The detention evidences that the Service continues its cleansing. Every officer will be prosecuted for criminal activity despite his position, rank or employment record”, - Vasyl Hrytsak said.
Since appointment of V.Hrytsak as SBU Head, the Internal Security Department detained 41 officers for different crimes.
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