SAPO

17.10.2018 11:10

Amendments proposed to the CPC of Ukraine threaten independence of the NABU and the SAPO and block their work

Adoption of amendments to the Criminal Procedure Code of Ukraine, envisaged by the draft law No. 8336, eliminates disadvantages of the so-called "Lozovyi's amendments" regarding the appointment of expert assessments in virtually all proceedings, except those investigated by the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU). In addition, the proposed initiatives can threaten the independence of the NABU and complicate the investigation of top-corruption crimes.

06.10.2018 01:00

«Krayan Plant case»: the indictment was sent to court

On October 5, 2018, the indictment as of 8 persons (including Odesa City Mayor) was sent to Malynovsky District Court of Odesa. These persons are accused of embezzlement of 185 million UAH from Odesa Сity budget during purchasing of the buildings of the Open Joint Stock Company (OJSC) «Holding Company «Krayan».

14.09.2018 13:58

NABU Detectives prepared a notice of suspicion to the First Deputy Head of the SSU of illegal enrichment

In response to requests of the mass media, we explain the position of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) on issue regarding preparing a notice of suspicion of the allegedly illegal enrichment to the First Deputy Head – Chief of the Main Department on Fight against Corruption and Organized Crime of the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU).

11.09.2018 00:00

Results of the NABU’s and the SAPO’s work in August: most persons exposed on corruption are judges

As of 31.08.2018, the Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine under the procedural guidance of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) investigate 644 criminal proceedings. 161 persons were given notices of suspicion of committing criminal corruption offences. 

12.07.2018 17:05

SAPO decision to terminate the criminal proceedings against two suspects in the Backpacks' case is irrelevant and inconsistent

On July 11, 2018, the prosecutor of the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) made a decision to terminate the criminal proceeding as of suspected ex-Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine and as of one more person (who is also known as a relative of the Minister of Internal Affairs of Ukraine). 

25.04.2018 15:50

NABU unveils results of the Independent Technical Assessment of the Bureau’s first 3 years of activity

During October-December 2017 a joint team of independent experts in the sphere of evaluating the effectiveness of law-enforcement agencies assessed the work of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor`s Office (SAPO) based on three cornerstone elements: effectiveness, efficiency and independence. As a result the experts provided the detailed report (for full version of the report please follow the link), containing a set of recommendations for further institutional development.

04.04.2018 00:00

Artem Sytnyk: There's no institutional conflict between NABU and SAPO. The competent authorities should evaluate the actions of the SAPO Head

The Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine noted during his report to Ukrainian Parliament on April 4, 2018, that the situation surrounding the SAPO Head does not affect investigation of criminal proceedings under the NABU's jurisdiction. Cooperation between the NABU Detectives and the SAPO prosecutors continues as usual.
22.03.2018 00:00

NABU and SAPO work jointly disregarding provocations — Artem Sytnyk

The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) work as one team. Therefore, none of the provocations can negatively affect the work of the anti-corruption authorities. This was emphasized by the NABU Director Artem Sytnyk at the Conference «Implementation of anti-corruption reforms in Ukraine: stock-taking event», which took place on March 22, 2018, in Brussels (Belgium).

27.02.2018 00:00

«Energoatom» case: one more participant of the scheme was detained

On February 22, 2018, the Former Head of a separate Unit of the State Enterprise National Nuclear Power Generation Company (NNPGC) «Energoatom», suspected of causing damage to the SE NNPGC «Energoatom», was detained at the Kyiv Boryspil Airport. During the last three months the suspect was mentioned in the wanted list.