Officials of the city council in Mykolaiv region appropriate over UAH one million during kindergarten renovation
SBU exposed one of the heads of departments of the Yuzhnoukrainsk City Council on misappropriation of money, dedicated for reconstruction of pre-school education facilities.
Officials organized scheme to obtain improper advantage through the use of budget funds. In 2018 they concluded a contract with commercial structure for full repair of kindergarten. At that involved persons artificially overestimated the cost of performed works and used industrial materials. To move out money in "shadow" officials engaged representatives of the contractor company.
According to experts, the deal caused UAH 1,3 million of state losses.
During searches in the City Council, in the offices and warehouses of contractor, as well as residences and vehicles of involved persons, in particular ex-head of the Department of City Council, stamps, documents and other evidence of illegal activity were detected.
Within the criminal proceedings initiated under part 4 Art. 191 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine, investigative actions are ongoing to establish all the circumstances of the crime and bring to justice those involved in unlawful activities. Measures to expose and block illegal actions were conducted jointly with the National Police.
For the Attention of the SBU Head