October 20, in the zone of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) in Donbas, the head of the Food Department of the support regiment of Lysychansk border unit was caught in bribery in the sum $1,600, the press service of the Prosecutor General’s Office (GPU) reported.
According to the GPU, an official demanded from the representative of the company money as the payoff from the cost of the food purchased for the border guards of Lysychansk border unit.
Right after he got $1,600, the military border guard was detained. He was reported about suspicious in the commitment of the crime provided by the Criminal Code of Ukraine, taking bribes in the extremely large sum by an official occupying especially high position.
The appeal on the choosing of the restrictive measure in the form of the detention was filed to the court.
Earlier the Security Service of Ukraine seized over $200 thousand from the judge Artur Yemelyanov, who is suspected of funding separatism. According to the news agency, when in office, Yemelyanov took a bribe to influence the decision-making process in the court.
Also, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine claimed that it exposed the Prosecutor of Department for Supervision of Compliance with Laws in Criminal Procedure and Coordination of Law Enforcement Activities of the Prosecutor General’s office on the bribe of $15,000.