For bribery on highways of Ukraine for the I sq. 2008 542 drivers were detained. About it in time the press - conference was reported to journalists by the head of the department of GAI of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Sergey Kolomiyets, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
According to him, concerning 34 drivers for bribery to employees of GAI, prosecutor's offices of different areas brought criminal cases. He noted that for prevention of abuse by employees of GAI by the official position, and also to extortion on roads, the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the SBU and investigation planned a number of actions and raids. "Raids very serious. From Kiev to the Crimea and from Kiev to PSF", - he told.
At the same time, according to him, provocations with bribery to employees of GAI are forbidden checking persons. "Provocation of a bribe forbids Art. 370 of KK of Ukraine which prescribes imprisonment punishment from 2 to 5 years", - he emphasized.