The pre-trial investigation as of the Head of Western Interregional Department of the Criminal Sentence Enforcement and Probation of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine was completed. On October 15, 2020, the suspect and the defense had been granted with access to criminal proceeding for review.
On October 8, 2020, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) gave a notice of suspicion to the Director of the Enterprise, who offered UAH 4.2 million of improper advantage to the Head of the Regional State Administration for resolving the issue of changing budget expenditures. The actions of the suspects are qualified under Part 3 Article 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
The Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office (SAPO) completed the pre-trial investigation as of the facts of embezzlement of natural gas of National Joint-Stock Company (NJSC) Naftogaz of Ukraine, which exceeds UAH 729.8 million. On October 7, 2020, five suspects and the defense had been granted with access to criminal proceeding for review.
The work of anti-corruption agencies interferes with a corrupt system. The representatives of the system notice that the real results in fighting against top corruption and cannot accept the fact that they will have to take responsibility for their actions. This was stated by the participants of the public discussion ‘Who is interfered with independent anti-corruption agencies?’ The event was held on September 23, 2020, by the Civil Oversight Council at NABU.
The National Bureau try to be at the forefront of the development and implementation of innovations in criminal justice, so we expect the launch of the eCase Management System in the nearest future. This was stated by Gizo Uglava, the First Deputy Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine, at the conference “JustConf Ukraine”, which took place on September 24, 2020.