Dnipropetrovsk region: SBU detains corrupt head of city court administration (video)
SBU officers in cooperation with the Economy Protection Department of National Police under the procedural supervision of the Prosecutor's Office uncovered a corrupt head of the city court administration in Dnipropetrivsk region.
The SBU operatives documented that the offender, involving an intermediary, extorted UAH 15,000 (USD 570) from the regional resident for not bringing him to the administrative responsibility for drunk-driving.
The law enforcers detained the accomplice on receiving the entire amount of the unlawful benefit and subsequently detained the head of the court administration in the office.
The pre-trial investigation in the framework of the criminal proceeding initiated under Part 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine is under way.
The issue of serving the detainee with notice of suspicion in committing the crime is being decided.
SBU Press Centre
For the Attention of the SBU Head