The Director of the National anti-corruption Bureau Sytnyk in an interview ZN.UA said that the head of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office (SAP) Nazar Holodnitsky «merge» information about impending searches and put pressure on officials.
He noted that the NEB listened to the Cabinet of Holodnitsky about a month and during that time recorded «enough to take appropriate decisions.»
«Materials are transferred the investigation team of GPU to assess the sufficiency of the evidence to report suspected. First, we are talking about informing about the upcoming searches for the people who have these searches had to be conducted. Secondly, the pressure on certain officials to enable them to take certain decisions», – said Sytnik.
He said that basically we are talking about prosecutors.
«There are prosecutors who want to work normally, but the persons holding administrative positions in SAP, do not allow them to do that. The Prosecutor brings up the projects of suspicion, but instead of dealing with gets a scolding, and it is inhibited,» – said Sytnik.
The head of the NAB added that the records also recorded the pressure on the court to making illegal decisions.
«In particular, the pressure on the court is with the intention that the court did not consider the request of detectives to NAB a search warrant from a person who is a friend of Holodnitsky» he said.
In addition, the recorded inciting a witness for perjury.
«This is just a short list of what is recorded in these records,» concluded Sytnik.
March 21, «the Ukrainian truth» with reference to sources in law enforcement bodies reported that National anti-corruption Bureau a few weeks listened to the Cabinet of Holodnitsky. «Bugs» supposedly attached to the big aquarium at the table of the Prosecutor.
«Ukrainian news» wrote that the head of the SAP was forced to resign.
22 Mar Holodnitsky called provocation the situation with my audition, and assured that no one can force him to resign.
Director of the NABU Artem Sytnik, commenting on the situation, said that «journalists write something that, frankly, a fantasy novel just resting».
On March 24, the General Prosecutor of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko has informed that the audition of the head of the SAP was authorized by the court. On March 26 the head of the PGO said that law enforcement officers are studying the materials of listening of the Cabinet of Holodnitsky.
The former Deputy head of the security Service of Ukraine Victor Trepak believes that the presidential Administration is looking for in the place of Holodnitsky «candidate out of the orbit of the public Prosecutor».
March 28 the source of the «Ukrainian news» in GPU reported that the Holodnitsky can be arrested. Press Secretary of the Prosecutor General Larisa Sargan called it «rumors, which makes no sense to comment on.»
March 29, Sytnik said that the NAB is conducting an investigation in respect of Golodnitsky, noting that his Department cooperates with the General Prosecutor’s office.
Today LB.ua citing a law enforcement source, reported that Holodnitsky did not come for questioning to the GPU. The Agency confirmed this information, noting that the Holodnitsky was to select a sample voice.
Lutsenko asked qualification and disciplinary Commission to consider dismissal of Holodnitsky.
Holodnitsky headed a new unit GPU is a Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office – December 1, 2015.
Sitnic said that the wiretap recorded as Holodnitsky leaked information suspect 30.03.2018