SAPO

26.06.2020 00:00

Governor was given a notice of suspicion

On June 26, 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 notices of suspicion to the Head of one of the Regional State Administrations (RSA) (equivalent to the Governor) and to the official of the RSA. They actions are qualified under Part 2 Article 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

15.06.2020 00:00

Three persons were detained on attempt to bribe NABU and SAPO executives

On June 12, 2020, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the procedural guidance of the prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) detained a group of persons, who tried to give an improper advantage in the amount of USD 5 million to the NABU official and the SAPO Head. Those people were detained in accordance with Article 208 of the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine.

26.05.2020 00:00

NABU and SAPO prevented causing USD 80 million losses to the United Mining and Chemical Company

20 thousand tons of titanium-containing raw materials of the Public Joint-Stock Company United Mining and Chemical Company (PJSC UMCC) were seized at the initiative of NABU, SAPO and the executives of the state enterprise (SE). Thus, they prevented the export of products without payment by a foreign intermediary-company.

09.04.2020 00:00

NABU and SAPO brought to justice 35 persons in March 2020

The NABU Detectives have started pre-trial investigations as of 73 cases in March 2020. 25 persons are suspected of committing corruption crimes within criminal proceedings investigated by NABU and SAPO. Indictments as of 10 persons were sent to court. In one NABU case, the conviction against one person came into force. These are the results of NABU activities as of March 2020.

12.03.2020 00:00

63 new investigations, 19 suspects and 8 accused persons - NABU results as of February 2020

The NABU Detectives have started pre-trial investigation as of 63 criminal proceedings in February 2020. 19 persons were given notices of suspicion of committing corruption crimes within criminal proceedings investigated by NABU and SAPO. Indictments as of 8 persons were sent to court. That are the results of NABU activities as of February 2020.

07.02.2020 00:00

For six months of 2019, more persons were exposed on corruption than during 2018 — presentation of a report on NABU and SAPO activities

For six months of 2019, the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) gave notices of suspicion to 84 persons. Indictments as of 76 people were sent to court. These figures indicate that the second half of 2019 was a period of intensification of NABU and SAPO work. It also indicates the transformation of the achievements of previous years into results.

05.02.2020 00:00

NABU exposed the Head of the District Court of Zakarpattia Oblast on receiving a bribe

On February 5, 2020, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) exposed the Head of the District Court of Zakarpattia Oblast on receiving an improper advantage. They acted jointly with the officers of the Department of Strategic Investigation of the National Police of Zakarpattia Oblast under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office.

03.02.2020 00:00

NABU exposed official on the offer of a bribe to the State Reserve Agency Head

On January 31, 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 officers of the Security Service of Ukraine (the SSU) exposed the Head of one of the Departments of the State Reserve Agency of Ukraine (SRAU). He was detained on giving USD 40 thousand of improper advantage to the SRAU Head.

18.12.2019 00:00

NABU and SAPO urge the President to veto a law regarding allegedly abolition of the parliamentary immunity

The Draft Law No. 2237 regarding abolition of the parliamentary immunity will reduce the effectiveness of the investigation of crimes committed with the participation of existing Members of Parliament (MPs). The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine passed the Draft Law on December 18, 2019. Some of adopted norms may lead to procedural problems at the beginning of the investigation and allow MPs to avoid responsibility.

13.12.2019 00:00

Investigation as of USD 20 million embezzlement of "State Savings Bank of Ukraine" completed

The Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) under the procedural guidance of the Prosecutors of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office have completed investigation as of 13 persons suspected in USD 20 million embezzlement of the Public Joint-Stock Company (PJSC) "State Savings Bank of Ukraine" (100% state-owned). On December 13, 2019, the suspects have been granted with access to the materials of the investigation. After that, an indictment will be sent to the High Anti-Corruption Court.