SBU reveals a corrupt head of Zhytomyr state administration department
The SBU officers together with the Prosecutor’s Office revealed the corrupt head of Zhytomyr state administration department.
The law enforcers documented that the official through the intermediary demanded money from local timber factories and promised to businessmen not to apply administrative sanctions for their identified crimes.
The SBU officers detained the intermediary in the businessman’s office while receiving 2,500 USD. The same day in the notary's office the SBU officers detained the head of state administration department
The official and the intermediary were notified of suspicion of committing a crime under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. The issue about choosing a measure of restraint and discharge the official from office is being settled.
Urgent investigative actions are under way.
SBU Press Center
For the Attention of the SBU Head