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NABU: detained an employee of the GPU, suspected of bribery

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau states that an official of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Ukraine was detained.

As the press office of the bureau informs, the employee of the GPU tried to “transfer funds to influence the results of an unscheduled audit of the financial and economic activities of the GPU initiated by the NABU.”

The NABU reported that this check was carried out in the pre-trial investigation of criminal proceedings on the fact of embezzlement in December 2015 1.8 million hryvnia of public funds.

According to the Bureau, the embezzlement occurred through the conclusion of contracts for the provision of services between the GPU and a number of enterprises with signs of fictitiousness.

“In connection with the conclusion of these treaties, the person acting deputy head of one of the departments of the General Prosecutor’s Office of Ukraine, in the opinion of the detectives of the bureau, tried to transfer $ 5,000 to the intermediary for further referral to one of the heads of the State Audit Service of Ukraine, which he did not know about. The official of the GPU “was exposed on the hot spot,” the report said.

The NABU reports that this employee was detained on suspicion of committing a crime under part 4 of article 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (giving an unlawful benefit to an official who holds a particularly responsible position).

НАБУ ТА САП ВИКРИЛИ ПОСАДОВЦЯ ГПУ НА ХАБАРІ9 грудня детективи НАБУ за участю прокурорів САП викрили службову особу Ген…

Опубліковано НАБУ 9 грудня 2016 р.

In the Prosecutor General’s Office, the narazin comment on this message from the NABU.

As the director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau, Artem Sytnik, said on the eve of the day, 25 prosecutors appear in the investigations of NABU.

The Anti-Corruption Bureau investigated and sent to court an indictment on the military prosecutor of the ATU forces Konstantin Kulik in the case of illegal enrichment. Also in September, the NABU announced the detention of a senior investigator for particularly important cases of the department for investigating especially important cases in the sphere of economics of the GPU, he is suspected of capturing other people’s property by abuse of office.

Information taken from: https://www.radiosvoboda.org/a/news/28165755.html