In Odessa for bribery detained the official of Ukrtransagent




Ukraine news:According to the secret service, the attacker managed to bribe hundreds of thousands of hryvnia.

Employees of SBU together with Prosecutor’s office exposed on a bribe the chief specialist of management of Ukrtransstroi in the Odessa region.

This reports the press center of the security Service of Ukraine.

“Law enforcement officers found that officials systematically demanded money with forwarding companies, captains of domestic and foreign vessels that docked at the ports of Odessa region. For “rewards” the main specialist is not recorded available to the courts violations, which could lead to the creation of emergency situations. In case of failure to pay money, officials have created artificial obstacles, which caused delays in the courts and, therefore, payment of funds for demurrage in ports”, – stated in the message .

It is noted that field investigators of SBU detained the chief specialist on one of the streets of Odessa during the receipt of the next intermediary of a bribe of 1,5 thousand dollars.

Open criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 368 Criminal code of Ukraine. Proceed it is investigative-prompt actions.

In SBU added that according to the conclusions of the relevant experts, illegal actions of officials also negatively affected Ukraine’s international image and could lead to a reduction and reorientation of freght traffics with foreign ports.