Employees of the security Service of Ukraine and Prosecutor’s office detained the operative of one of the branches of the national police in the Zaporozhye region, which is overlaid with a tribute to local thieves. Reports a press about it-service SBU.
Captain of police, investigating cases of thefts of personal property of citizens, has identified the personality of thieves. But instead of bringing them to criminal responsibility, subject to payment of one third of the value of the theft, he let the criminals continue to commit theft.
Members of the security services was detained by police upon receipt of fifteen thousand hryvnias from the criminals. Security officials have documented several episodes of police extortion of money from thieves.
The Prosecutor’s office opened criminal proceedings under article 368 of the Criminal code of Ukraine.
Police detained, he announced on suspicion of committing a crime.