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 Shokin dismissed prosecutors-grafters Shapakin and Korniiets

Prosecutor General of Ukraine Viktor Shokin fired Deputy Chief of the Investigation Department of the Prosecutor General's Office Volodymyr Shapakin and Deputy Prosecutor of the Kyiv region Oleksii Korniiets.

Censor.NET informs citing the statement of the Public Relations and Mass Media Directorate of the Prosecutor General's Office.

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The PGO reminded that the mentioned persons and one more citizen had been detained during special operation July 5, 2015 on suspicion of committing a crime under Part 4 of the Article 368 of the Criminal Code (which envisages single option of 8 - 12 years imprisonment with prohibition to hold office and confiscation of property).

The Directorate for information security and investigation of criminal proceedings against the employees of the Prosecutor General's Office subordinate to Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine Davit Sakvarelidze is engaged in the investigation of the mentioned criminal case.

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The Procedural implementation of this criminal proceeding is provided by the Department of procedural implementation of the criminal proceedings concerning the employees of the Prosecutor General's Office subordinate to the Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko.

 
 
 
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