Censor.NET reports citing the statement by the press service of the National Police of Ukraine.
According to the agency, on March 14 patrol police officers informed the leadership of the National Police of Ukraine on the fact of abuse of office by certain members of the Kyiv Patrol Police Directorate.
The embezzlement of funds in the amount of about $11,000 by a police officer during inspection of the crime scene was meant in particular. The National Police Internal Security Department was charged to check this information.
"The illegal actions of the policeman were documented by a joint team of the Internal Security Department members, patrol police officers and Kyiv Prosecutor's Office investigators as a result of the operation carried out the next day, March 15. The team established location of funds and seized $11,000 in cash," the statement reads.