The military Prosecutor’s office of the Lviv garrison detained the employee of Management of security Service of Ukraine in the region, who extorted 6500 dollars, said Deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine – chief military Prosecutor Anatoly Matios.
«04.01.2017 the military Prosecutor of the garrison of Lviv on the basis of materials and jointly with the Office VBSB of Ukraine, in the framework of control under part 3 of article 189 of UK of Ukraine (extortion), documented the fact of extortion with violence employee Upravlenia of Ukraine in Lviv region funds in the amount of $ 6500,» wrote Matios on the page in Facebook.
According to him, when the receipt of funds in the amount of $ 1,000 blackmailer detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code of Ukraine.
The money found in full at the time of inspection of the scene. Currently held urgent investigative actions and searches at the place of residence of the employee of USBU.
In turn, the military Prosecutor of the garrison of Lviv Vladislav Savinets reports that the victim stole the car and the employee of SBU was extorting the said sum for his return, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».
«SBU extorted from citizen 6.5 thousand US dollars and was detained during the transfer of 1.5 thousand dollars,» he said.
The savinets said that the arrested person works as the driver in the investigative Department of the SBU in the Lviv region and is part of the military.
In the SBU reported on the prevention of activities of organized criminal groups in Lviv, extorted money from the citizens in the composed Service.
«In particular, «reketirov», among whom was the employee of SBU, persuaded the citizens to participate in drug smuggling in one of the EU countries. In case of failure of unlawful activity exhibited «fine», which reached $ 6500. Militiamen detained the employee of management of SBU in the Lviv region and even one the extortionist during receiving part of the «fines» in the amount of $ 1,500″, — the press center of the SBU.
According to the report, the activities of the group stopped by field investigators of Department of internal security of SBU together with the military Prosecutor.
«Carried out urgent quickly-investigative actions for the prosecution of other gang members», — have informed in the SBU.
Earlier it was reported that in November 2016, the Department of internal security of SBU together with military Prosecutor’s office detained for bribery senior officer of USBU in Poltava region.
The employee of SBU in the Lvov area got burned on a bribe 05.01.2017