Over the year in Ukraine put four corrupt officials – media

За год в Украине посадили четырех чиновников-взяточников – СМИ

Prison term for the year has got four ocial

Real terms have received only three investigators and one head of the village Council.

For July 2015-July 2016 in Ukraine has been punished no official high-level corruption counts: misappropriation and embezzlement of state property, abuse of power or bribery. These are the results of research conducted by the publication Nashi Groshi.

For this period for corruption offences received sentences of 952 people. Fined from them 312 persons (almost 70% are fines up to 20 thousand hryvnia), 336 people were exempted from punishment (90% of cases – conditional deprivation or restriction of freedom). Another 137 people were acquitted and released from liability.

According to the study, 128 people have received real prison sentences (68 persons – from 2 to 5 years, 47 people from 5 years). However, in force so far only 33 of the judgment, the rest are in appeal and cassation instances.

All of the 952 people, only three officials of the category A. we are Talking about the two chairmen of the district state administrations and Deputy Chairman of the state agricultural inspection of Ukraine. They all face imprisonment, but no verdict in force has not come, being at a new trial or appeal.

Another 153 people — officials In the category: investigators, judges, rural and urban heads, etc., and 92 Of them received suspended sentences or acquitted. 44 people were sentenced to imprisonment, but only four of the verdict entered into force (the three investigators and Lazurnenskogo village head).

The other convicted persons – employees and supervisors the Directors of small SOEs to police officers and doctors.

“In total, 431 people were on the article for taking bribes. Half of these bribes – up to 10 thousand hryvnia. While sentences for bribes for the sum over 100 thousand hryvnias – only 18” – specified in the study.

За год в Украине посадили четырех чиновников-взяточников – СМИ


The publication analyzed 819 sentences imposed in the period 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016 inclusive for corruption articles of the Criminal code of Ukraine 191, 364, 368, 369 and 369-2.

As reported the Correspondent.net, according to Prosecutor General Yury Lutsenko, for the first half of 2016 to the court accusatory acts directed almost 900 criminal proceedings of corruption crimes.