The National Police of Ukraine is holding searches at the Production Support Center branch of JSC Ukrzaliznytsia (Ukrainian Railways). Investigative actions are being held within a criminal case of embezzlement. The company's press service reported this.
“Ukrzaliznytsia cooperates with law enforcement agencies to prevent corruption in procurement. Investigators of the National Police are currently holding searches the Production Support Center branch of JSC Ukrzaliznytsia (Ukrainian Railways),” the statement said.
The police are investigating possible embezzlement during the purchase of lubricant oil. In particular, the investigation established that their purchase was carried out at prices higher than market prices in 2019-2021.
As it was reported earlier, the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) is holding searches at Ukrainian Railways (Ukrzaliznytsia) central office to investigate the facts of possible inaction and violation of Ukrainian legislation by Ukrainian Railways management, which led to a significant deterioration in the technical condition of the enterprise and deterioration of the enterprise's progress.