Cherkasy region police chief and Internal Affairs Academy director nabbed for bribery. PHOTOS

The newly created Department for Investigation and Supervision in Public Service Criminal Proceedings, the Prosecutor General's Office, and the National Police Internal Security Department have detained the acting chief of National Police Department in the Cherkasy Region and the deputy director of the Institute of Postgraduate Studies of the National Academy of Internal Affairs, who tried to give a bribe in the form of $2,000 and coupons for 400 liters of fuel to a National Police deputy head.

As reported by Censor.NET quoting PGO press service, the above persons tried to bribe a National Police deputy head for assisting during the reassessment of NPD in the Cherkassy region acting chief's subordinates, namely, the NPD in the Cherkassy region deputy chief and the head of personnel department.

The criminals were detained while attempting to hand a bribe in the form of $2,000 and coupons for 400 liters of fuel to a person holding a particularly responsible position. They are suspected of committing a criminal offense under part 4, article 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (offering and providing an undue advantage to an official holding a particularly responsible position).

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At the moment, investigative and search actions are underway to establish all circumstances of the criminal offense, with the preventive measure in the form of detention being considered.


As reported, the criminals are faced with up to 10 years in prison with confiscation of property.Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/p381411