On materials of the Ministry of Internal Affairs GUBOP Anti-corruption bureau of Ukraine and the Organized Crime Control Department of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Chernovitsky area, the regional prosecutor's office of area brought criminal case on signs of the crime provided by h. 3 Art. 368 (bribery in especially large sizes) UK of Ukraine, rather criminal group as a part of the chief and the deputy chief of office of the Gertsaivsky district state administration, the secretary of village council and two business owners. About it reports a press - service GUBOP. According to the message, they organized the criminal scheme of extortion and receiving bribes for change of purpose of the land plots located in elite places of Chernovitsky area, namely places of possible building under high-rise buildings and the private houses placed about the city of Chernovtsy.
As a result of special operation of JSB GUBOP MVD, regional militia and prosecutor's office during receiving a bribe in the sum of 1 million 120 thousand UAH participants of criminal group were detained as Art. 115 Criminally - the procedural code of Ukraine (for three days). These means they demanded for the translation of the land plots of 4,05 hectares which have been taken away as agricultural shares, in the earth with other purpose.
As a whole the sum of the bribes exposed in 2008 on materials of employees of special forces on fight against organized crime, exceeds 70 million hryvnias.