The NAB is investigating three criminal proceedings against officials of the national Agency on preventing corruption, but they do not relate to possible undue payments and payment of salaries to the leadership of the NACP. This is stated in the answer of National anti-corruption Bureau at the request of the Ukrainian truth.
“Detectives Chief of detectives division of NABOO carry out pre-trial investigation of the three criminal proceedings regarding the actions of officials of NACP”, – the document says.
The Bureau noted that two of these productions opened under part 5 of article 191 of the criminal code (assignment, waste of property or taking to them by abuse of official position in especially large sizes).
The third production is being investigated under article 366-1 of the criminal code, that is, for the Declaration of false information.
In the NAB stressed that in the framework of these investigations, “the message on suspicion to the officials not realized.” The names of possible defendants in the proceeding, the Department refused to name.
The document also stated that detectives do not investigate a possible arbitrary calculation and payment of salaries to the head and members of the NACP.
As reported in the NEB, the Cabinet of Ministers on the request of the Bureau of 3 may 2017 replied that he did not give permission for awarding members of the national Agency.
Also in the anti-corruption Bureau said that in the fall of 2016 on the results of the analytical evaluation revealed “legal conflicts and gaps in the current legislation, which made possible the calculation and payment of premiums to the members of the NACP contrary to the principles of the budget system”.
“To resolve these problems, the NAB filed corresponding proposals to the national Agency on state service”, – the document says.
In April 2017, the head of the NACP Natalia Korchak said that in July, August and September last year, members of the Agency were accrued bonus in the amount of 250% of salary, which at that time amounted to about 30 thousand UAH.