Police major in Kharkiv region charged with bribery for issuing arms permits
- 06.09.2016, 17:46,
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Investigators of Kharkiv region prosecutor's office together with the management of the Ukrainian Security Service in the region and internal security of the police headquarters in the area exposed major during the receipt of illegal police benefits.
An inspector of the licensing service of one of the branches of the State General Department of National Police of Ukraine in Kharkiv region demanded and received UAH 12k from Kharkiv resident for unrestricted permit to possess traumatic weapons , according to the press-service of the regional Prosecutor's Office.
Pre-trial investigation is conducted by the prosecutor's office of Kharkiv region under paragraph 3 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (illegal receipt of benefits).
Currently, two episodes of criminal activity have been investigated, one of which is the case of a 35-year-old employee of the Police Service received UAH12k from each "client".
Investigators of Prosecutor's Office will soon file the charge, deciding the measures of restraint.