Security Service together with National Police of Ukraine caught police department authorities and officials of Kharkiv international airport for taking the bribe. This was reported by the press service of SBU.
“Special service officers established that police officers systematically demanded and received bribes from foreign citizens who were organizing tourist and business tours to Ukraine. For remuneration, police did not carry out thorough inspections of foreigners' and ignored administrative offenses they detected,” the message says.
Law enforcers recorded five cases of taking bribes by authorities and officials of Kharkiv international airport during May-August for total amount of 1,100 dollars.
Security Service arrested two policemen at the terminal of Kharkiv international airport during the receipt of the next part of the bribe. Law enforcers seized almost one 150,000 dollars during the searches in the offices and places of residence of the case figurants.
As it was reported earlier officials of state fish agency systematically demanded bribes, the “catch” is thousands. The law enforcement detained two facilitators, the investigation for bringing to justice everyone involved in the corruption scheme continues.