PGO

01.07.2022

Incitement to bribery and fraud by PGO officials: investigation completed

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) have completed the investigation into incitement to provide an undue advantage to officials of the Prosecutor's General Office and fraud. On June 29, 2022, the case file was disclosed to the defense for review.

19.01.2022

Head of PGO department charged with incitement to bribery

On Jan. 19, 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) jointly with the General Inspectorate of the Prosecutor General`s Office (PGO) served a suspicion notice to the head of a Prosecutor General`s Office department. The official is charged with incitement to bribery and fraud, his actions falling under Part 4 Article 27, Part 4 Article 369 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

13.01.2022

PGO prosecutor exposed on incitement to bribery and fraud

On Jan. 13, 2022, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) jointly with the General Inspectorate of the Prosecutor General`s Office (PGO) exposed the deputy head of one of the PGO departments on incitement to bribery and fraud. One more person, an intermediary, was also detained. The actions of both fall under Part 4 Art. 27, Part 2 Art. 15, Part 4 Art. 369, Part 2 Art. 15, Part 4 Art. 190 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

01.12.2021

Consolidation of efforts with Ukrainian and international colleagues is crucial in curbing illegal financial flows - Artem Sytnyk

In seven years of work, NABU has sent more than 1,000 international legal orders to 80 states. Meanwhile, without cooperation with law enforcement agencies within and outside the country, any investigation is doomed. This was stated by NABU Director Artem Sytnyk at the International Forum on Kleptocracy and Illicit Financial Flows, which is taking place in Kyiv on Dec. 1-2, 2021.

12.07.2021

Attempted bribery for a post in NABU: sentenced ex-prosecutor detained

Former Prosecutor of the Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine Oleksandr Matiushko, sentenced by the High Anti-corruption Court to two years in prison for a proposal of USD 10 thousand for a post in NABU, has been detained today by Detectives. He has been taken to a pre-trial detention center pending his transfer to a penal colony. As previously reported, the ex-prosecutor was declared wanted as he evaded serving his sentence after the HAAC verdict came into force in early February 2021.

15.09.2020

NABU calls on the Prosecutor General to sign a notice of suspicion of committing a crime by the Member of Parliament

Within the investigation of a corruption scheme of receiving an improper advantage for the abuse of office by the Member of Parliament (MP), NABU and SAPO sent a draft notice of suspicion as of the acting MP to the Prosecutor General. However, as of September 15, 2020, the letters remained unanswered, which makes it impossible to bring to justice all the participants in the crime.

13.01.2020

NABU exposed two officials of State Tax Service on giving a bribe

On January 13, 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) jointly with the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine (PGO) gave notices of suspicion to the Acting Head of Main Department of Regional State Tax Service of Ukraine (STSU) and her Deputy.