SBU detained on bribery of officials of customs and state border guard service in the Odessa region

Employees of the security Service of Ukraine exposed on a bribe the chief state inspector of regional customs and the chief inspector of border duty at one of the checkpoints in the Odessa region. Reports a press about it-service SBU.

Law enforcement officers found that officials set up a scheme to extort money from drivers of vehicles with foreign registration for the free admission into the customs territory of Ukraine. The fare of one car was from 150 to 1 thousand dollars, depending on the market value of the car. The operatives of intelligence agencies documented the attacker $ 150. and 1 thousand 500 UAH of illegal benefit.

Militiamen detained officials in the workplace during receiving the next bribe in the amount of 260 USD. and 2 thousand 600 UAH.

The issue of declaring the detainee about suspicion in Commission of a crime and remand. In the framework of the open criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 368 Criminal code of Ukraine, investigative actions proceed.

The operation against the attackers was held in conjunction with the Prosecutor’s office and the internal security of the state border service.