As a result of joint operation the staff of Management on fight against organized crime of GUMVD of Ukraine in the Cherkassk area, the GUBOP Central anti-corruption bureau and the Prosecutor General's Office during receiving a bribe detained "on hot" one of heads of regional justice department.
Reports a press - service GUBOP Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine.
As field investigators established, the official demanded and got 20 thousand dollars of a bribe for employment by the notary.
On this fact the State Office of Public Prosecutor of Ukraine brought criminal case according to ч.3 Art. 368 (receiving a bribe in especially large size) the Criminal code of Ukraine. The sanction of this article prescribes imprisonment punishment till 12 years with property confiscation.