In Ternopil, officers of the regional strategic investigation department of the National Police and the Security Service of Ukraine under the procedural leadership of the Ternopil local prosecutor’s office detained the head of one of the departments of the Regional State Administration while receiving part of the bribe. The press service of the National Police reports.
The official of the Ternopil regional state administration demanded "compensation" for the approval of the construction passports for the development of the land plot and the declaration on the commencement of construction work.
"The operatives of the strategic investigation department in the Ternopil region of the National Police, together with the regional Security Service of Ukraine in the procedural management of the Ternopil local prosecutor’s office, documented the fact of transferring and receiving part of the unlawful benefits. Law enforcement authorities seized $ 1,500 from the official’s office, which he received as a bribe," - noted in the message.
As we reported, the Appeals Chamber of the Supreme Anti-Corruption Court upheld the preventive measure in the form of round-the-clock house arrest for the head of the Department of Access to Public Information of the President’s office Svitlana Kondzelya.